Category | Obituaries

Erna L. Parks

Posted on 16 August 2013

Erna L. Parks, Southampton, died on August 9 at the Hampton Center for Rehabilitation at the age of 97. She was born on June 22, 1916 in her family home in North Haven. Visitation is at the O’Connell Funeral Home, 30 Little Plains Road, Southampton on Thursday, August 15 from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. A [...]

Ethel Kidwell

Posted on 16 August 2013

After a brief illness, Ethel Kidwell, 86, died on July 28, 2013 at Beebe Hospital in Lewes, Delaware. Born in Ozone Park, New York on April 13, 1927, she was the daughter of Richard W. Peterson and Julia Clark. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Vincent, daughter Judith Elizabeth and [...]

John Reilly

Posted on 08 August 2013

John Reilly, a former Southampton College professor and a major figure in documentary video, has died. Mr. Reilly, long-time executive director, principal teacher and co-founder of the Global Village Resource Center in New York City and maker of numerous video documentaries — many aired on PBS –passed away in hospice in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida [...]

Margaret Remkus

Posted on 08 August 2013

Margaret Remkus of North Haven died on Wednesday, August 7 at the age of 90. Visiting will be held at Yardley and Pino Funeral Home on Friday, August 9, from 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral Mass will be said at St. Andrews R.C. Church on Saturday, August 10 at 10 a.m.

Christopher LaGois

Posted on 08 August 2013

Christopher LaGois, 58, of Sag Harbor passed away on Tuesday, August 6, at home surrounded by family. He was born in Riverhead on August 31, 1954. A graduate of Bridgehampton High School, he was the owner of Good Neighbor Appliance and an honorary member of the Sag Harbor Fire Department as well as a member [...]

Russell A. Hall

Posted on 12 July 2013

Russell A. Hall, born in Brooklyn on October 9, 1924, passed away July 27 after a brief illness. He had recently moved to Southold from his residence in Sag Harbor. Mr. Hall lived and worked in Sag Harbor for over 30 years and spent much of his life as a volunteer for community organizations, both [...]

Joseph Garbowski

Posted on 12 July 2013

Joseph Garbowski, a longtime resident of Sag Harbor, died at Southampton Hospital on Wednesday, July 3. He was 70 years old. Born in Southampton on August 21, 1942, he was the son of John E. and Anne (Davorak) Garbowski. A graduate of Pierson High School, Mr. Garbowski served in the U.S. Air Force from 1961 [...]

William J. O’Connell

Posted on 12 July 2013

William J. O’Connell of Sag Harbor died at his home here on Wednesday, July 3. He was 86 years old. Born in Southampton on January 16, 1927, he was the son of William J. and Anna M. (Anderson) O’Connell. A retired plumber, he was a graduate of Pierson High School and served in the U.S. [...]

Greta A. LaMonda

Posted on 12 July 2013

Greta A. LaMonda, a resident of East Hampton, formerly of Sag Harbor, died at Southampton Hospital on Tuesday, July 2. She was 89. Born in Charleston, Vt., on June 16, 1924, she was the daughter of Harold B. and Pearl I. (Gray) Lafoe. Mrs. LaMonda was a waitress and worked at Sag Harbor Industries. She [...]

Bert Stern

Posted on 05 July 2013

Bert Stern, a celebrated commercial and fashion photographer who kept a home in Sag Harbor for many years, died on Wednesday, June 26 at his home in Manhattan. He was 83 years old. Mr. Stern was recognized along with a group of photographers including Irving Penn, Richard Avedon and Mark Shaw, as redefining advertising photography [...]