obituaries

John E. Harrington     John E. Harrington, 80, former chief financial officer of AT&T and resident of Amagansett and Stamford, Conn., died at his Connecticut house on Aug. 8 after a long illness.
Thomas H. Bergmann, 59, died unexpectedly following a brief illness in Cancun on July 27.

William B. Gleckman of Apaquogue Road, East Hampton, and New York City died at the Good Shepherd Hospice in Port Jefferson on July 25 at the age of 79 following a stroke.

Joan Hagen Anderson Stone, an 11th-generation native of East Hampton, died at home on Sunday surrounded by her family.

    Beverly Ann Rodenbeck, who lived in East Hampton for many years, died in Brick, N.J., on July 10 after a four-year battle with cancer. She was 72.

    A funeral Mass for Katharine E. MacNiven will be said Monday at 11 a.m. at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church in East Hampton. Ms. MacNiven died on July 25 at St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx. She was 49 and had lived in...

Elmer Wilson Lower, an Emmy Award-winning broadcaster, died on Tuesday at a hospice in Vero Beach, Fla. He was 98.

Arthur J. Rossi, who lived on Tyrone Drive in Springs for many years, died in Oldsmar, Fla., last Thursday at the age of 90.

Robert John Keller, a former teacher and football coach who grew up in and then retired to Montauk,died on Monday Texas.

Joan Marie Reyes of Sag Harbor and Middlebury, Vt., died there on Oct. 20, 2010, after a yearlong bout with esophageal cancer at 75.

    June R. O’Connor, a resident of Montauk since 1955 who served during World War II in the Navy’s Waves, or Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service, died on Saturday in Massachusetts. She was 88 and had been ill...

    Joseph F. Koster, a man who had a career in marketing and advertising and who also was a playwright and follower of the spiritual teachings of J. Krishnamurti, died of cancer on May 11 in Phoenix. He was 75.     ...

    Between 1978 and 2003, the years that Lucy Macdonald lived in East Hampton, she found the local art scene to be a rich environment for her artwork, her family said. Her work was shown at Ashawagh Hall in Springs, Lizan Tops in...