obituaries

    William H.G. Barnett, who taught math at East Hampton High School for 30 years, died of cancer on Jan. 24 at home in Southold. He was 75.      “He was a well-respected and be­loved teacher at East...
    Clarence Leroy Daniels, an East Hampton native and former lobsterman, died of double pneumonia on Jan. 30 in a hospital in Meherrin, Va. He was 85 and had lung disease.     Mr. Daniels joined the merchant marine...
    Ralph E. Batalla, a longtime resident of Springs, died of a heart attack in the yard of his house on Locust Drive during the snowstorm of Jan. 21. He was a “very young 84,” his niece, Teri Valentine, said in an email,...
       “The great thing about working with Life magazine,” John Dominis once said, “was that I was given all the support and money and time, whatever was required, to do almost any kind of work I...
       Barbara Jean Grace Lester, the matriarch of the East Hampton Round Swamp Farm Lester family, died at her house on the farm, on Three Mile Harbor Road, on Jan. 22. She was 89 and had pneumonia.
          Michael J. Drucker, a longtime resident of Montauk who came to the hamlet in his early 20s to pursue his passion for deep sea fishing, died on Jan. 18 in Farmington, N.Y., of a pulmonary embolism following...
     A funeral service for Camilla Roy Jewett of East Hampton will be held on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in East Hampton. Mrs. Jewett, who was 102, died on Monday at Southampton Hospital. An...
       Cesare Cici Cerchiai, a 24-year veteran of the East Hampton Town Police Department, died at Southampton Hospital last Thursday of a pulmonary embolism. He was 75 years old.       ...
       Charles F. Albrecht Jr. of Montauk, a marketing and human resources executive, died of heart failure on Jan. 16 at New York Presbyterian Hospital. He was 74 and had been ill with cancer, his family said.