Lucille Bistrian, a resident of Spring Close Highway in East Hampton for 40 years, died at her home on Thursday, December 18, 2008. She was 93 years old.
Mrs. Bistrian was born in Sag Harbor on April 10, 1915 to Frank and Julia (Just) Krupinski. Mrs. Bistrian, a homemaker, was a graduate of Pierson High School and the wife of the late John Bistrian.
Mrs. Bistrian leaves five children, John Bistrian, Jr. of Pasadena, Maryland, Francis Bistrian of East Hampton, Lucille Baldwin of St. James, N.Y., Michael Bistrian of East Hampton and Karen Sexton of Indianapolis, Ind. She is also survived by nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
A funeral Mass was held for Mrs. Bistrian on December 23, 2008 at Most Holy Trinity Church in East Hampton. Interment followed at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery. Memorial donations for Mrs. Bistrian may be made to East End Hospice.
Salvador Vacca, a resident of Meadowlark Lane in Sag Harbor for 55 years, died at his home on Wednesday, December 10, 2008. He was 92 years old.
The son of Anthony Vacca, Mr. Vacca was born in Schenectady, N.Y. on November 29, 1916. He attended Pierson and Bridgehampton high schools and was the husband of Alice (Juliano) Vacca, who predeceased him.
Mr. Vacca worked as an insurance agent for Met Life and also served in the Army during W.W.II. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and the Sag Harbor Fire Department.
Mr. Vacca is survived by a son, Robert Vacca of Sag Harbor, and a daughter, Rosemary Ward of Hilton Head, S.C. He also leaves behind a sister, Norma Esposito of East Haven, Conn., two grandchildren, Amanda Ward and Alisa Whittaker, two great grandchildren, Brandon and Tiffany Whittaker and two nieces and a nephew, Toni Rutherford, Barbara Holmes and Michael Vacca.
Funeral services for Mr. Vacca were held on December 12, 2008 at St. Andrew’s R.C. Church in Sag Harbor. Interment followed at St. Andrew’s Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made in Mr. Vacca’s name to St. Andrew’s Building Fund, East End Hospice or the Sag Harbor Fire Department.