Obituaries

Ellie Prado, a longtime Montauk resident, died on Friday evening at home. She was 89. A wake for her will be held at Yardley and Pino Funeral Home, 94 Pantigo Road, East Hampton, on Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral Mass for her...
    Wilfred G. Mitchell, a summer resident of Montauk since the 1960s, died on Sunday at his house there, surrounded by family. Mr. Mitchell had been diagnosed with dementia some time ago. He was 83.

    Kenneth Paul Fleischman, a longtime resident of Sag Harbor and former owner of what was originally the S.O.S. gas station in Sag Harbor, died while in hospice care on Sept. 11 in Naples, Fla., following a sudden and rapid decline...
    R.S.V.P.s are being taken for an Oct. 27 memorial in New York City for Nora R. Safran, who died in Charlottesville, Va., on May 30. Details are available by e-mailing safranestate@gmail.com. Ms. Safran, who was 79 when she died,...
    Dee Mayabb, who was 96 and at one time a regular with her husband at Chez Labatt restaurant in East Hampton, died on Aug. 17 of complications of diabetes.
    Frederick W. Pflum, a retired engineer who had a house in Amagansett for about 20 years, but split his time more recently between Virginia Beach, Va., and Tillson, N.Y., died on Sept. 20 in Tillson.
    James Russell Hopson, Bridgehamptoner, Army veteran, and 27-year employee of the Southampton Town Highway Department, died at the age of 90 on Sept. 19 at Southampton Hospital.     Mr. Hopson moved to...
    Neil Noland, a sculptor and former Amagansett resident, died of cancer on Sept. 25 at the age of 86, at the Veterans Administration Hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla. For the past several years he had been living in Sarasota, near...
    Ross Escalette, who lived in East Hampton as a child and went on to found Brasstech, one of the largest American manufacturers of high-end plumbing products and accessories, died at home on Sept. 10 in Newport Beach, Calif., of...