Edward Black, a longtime resident of the East End and a jack-of-all-trades who worked right up to the end, died of a heart attack on July 15 at Southampton Hospital. He was 77.

Deborah Ann Light, a philanthropist, founding member of the Peconic Land Trust, and a pioneering Wiccan priestess, died on Tuesday in Gainesville, Fla., after a long illness. She was 80.

James S. Marcus, who knew he was an opera buff by the time he was a teenager and went on to become a director of the prestigious Metropolitan Opera Guild and chairman of the board of the Metropolitan Opera itself, died on July 6.
John A. Vassilaros, who enjoyed entertaining friends and family at his Ocean Road house in Bridgehampton, died there of cancer on Friday.
Daniel Kalish, a carpenter and contractor who was a longtime member of the Bridgehampton Fire Department, died at his home on Montauk Highway in Bridgehampton on Saturday.
Visiting hours for Edward H. Black of East Hampton, who died Wednesday at Southampton Hospital, will be on Friday from 7 to 9 at Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in East Hampton.
A memorial gathering for Alison Aldredge, a former Ross School early childhood teacher and program director who died of an embolism related to Ehlers-Danlos syndrome on July 5 in Oregon, is being planned for Aug. 23 at a location to be announced on...
Ivernette Wood, a lifelong resident of Springs who some older baymen might remember for her scallop shucking, died at the Hamptons Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Southampton on Monday.

Visiting hours for Edward H. Black of East Hampton, who died on Wednesday at Southampton Hospital, will be held Friday at Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in East Hampton from 7 to 9 p.m. A graveside service for him will be at a time to be announced at...
Lawrence Franzone, a longtime resident of Montauk, former chief of the hamlet’s fire department, and proprietor of Montauk Beer and Soda, died on June 28 at Southampton Hospital. He was 91 and had been ill for the past two years.
John J. Wilson Jr., who had a long career as an investment adviser and been on active or reserve duty in the United States Air Force for 28 years, died on June 21 at the Maryville Adult Home in Huntington.
Harriet La Barre, a resident of Sag Harbor since 1991, died in her sleep at the Westhampton Care Center on June 26 at the age of 99.
A celebration of the life of R. Randolph Richardson of Amagansett, who died on May 25 at the age of 89, will be held at the East End Classic Boat Society’s workshop on Bluff Road in Amagansett on Sunday.