Category | Obituaries

Stan Silverblank

Posted on 05 July 2013

Stan Silverblank, age 89, died peacefully at home after succumbing to cancer. In remembering about his life, he joyfully recalled growing up on Crotona Park East in the Bronx. He especially treasured playing paddle tennis with his pals, and becoming one of the finalists in the city finals held in Central Park. He also took [...]

Christine Rosemarie Hagen

Posted on 22 June 2013

Christine Rosemarie Hagen died on June 8 following a long illness. A long-time resident of Sag Harbor, her friend Jill Musnicki recalled that “Christine brought an entire, magical community together in the village. She knew how to connect people and was the rock that everyone gravitated towards.” Mrs. Hagen was born July 12, 1948, in [...]

Cecilia Maser

Posted on 22 June 2013

Cecilia Maser (nee Lawlor), 87, died March 15 in Burbank, Calif. Born on Main Street, Sag Harbor, Mrs. Maser grew up in South Orange, N.J., and raised her family in Colonia, N.J., before moving to Boynton Beach and later to California.  She was a loving and generous mother, wife and friend, who enjoyed playing cards, [...]

John E. Schaefer, Sr.

Posted on 17 June 2013

Former Rockville Centre resident and resident of Noyac for over 50 years, John E. Schaefer Sr. died on Saturday April 13. He was 93 years old. Born in Blue Point, L.I., Mr. Schaefer was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving as a first lieutenant in the Pacific Theater during World War II. He was [...]

Henry A. Mund, Jr.

Posted on 17 June 2013

Henry A. Mund, Jr., age 87, of Lewes, Del. passed away on Sunday, May 5, 2013 at the Country Rest Home in Greenwood, Del. He was born in Forest Hills, N.Y. on September 30, 1925, son of the late Henry A. Mund, Sr. and Edna Mund. In addition to his parents he was preceded in [...]

Joan B. Ruffins

Posted on 17 June 2013

Joan B. Ruffins, 81, of Sag Harbor, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 31, at Stony Brook University Hospital. She was born on May 30, 1932 in Chicago, Ill., to Vivian and O’Dell Young. Mrs. Ruffins is survived by her husband, Reynold Ruffins, whom she married May 29, 1954. She is also survived by four [...]

Christine Hagen

Posted on 17 June 2013

Christine Hagen passed away on Saturday peacefully at home in Sag Harbor after a long illness. A full obituary will appear in next week’s edition.  

Lysbeth Elting Rogers

Posted on 31 May 2013

A memorial service for Lysbeth Elting Rogers will be held at St. Andrew’s Dune Church, 12 Gin Lane, Southampton, this Saturday, June 1, at 2 p.m. Rev. Peter Larsen will officiate. Family and friends are invited to 192 Highland Terrace, Bridgehampton, following the service.

Denise Menard Feder

Posted on 31 May 2013

Denise Menard Feder, 89, of Madison, N.J., passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2013. Born and raised in Paris, France, Denise came to the United States in 1949, where she lived in New York City. She lived in Madison for 45 years, spending summers at Sag Harbor. Mrs. Feder was a teacher at the Chatham [...]

John C. White, Jr.

Posted on 31 May 2013

  John Corwith White Jr. died at his home in Sagaponack on Tuesday, May 21st with his family by his side. He was 91. Mr. White, who was known as “Red” was born on December 18, 1921 to John C. White Sr. and Aulis Ena Tuthill Tillotson White. He attended the Sagaponack school through the [...]