obituaries

   Robert E. McDonald, a partner and familiar face at Park Place Wines and Liquors in East Hampton Village over the years, died in Sebastian, Fla., on Aug. 3. He was 85 and had heart problems for three years.     Born in...

Visiting hours for Donald V. Alversa II, a commercial fisherman who died after an accident aboard the Jason and Danielle on Saturday, will be at Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in East Hampton on Thursday from 2 to 8 p.m. A funeral Mass will be said...
    Christopher William Roberts, an accomplished naturalist and musician and founder of Gardens East, a landscape design business, died at home in East Hampton on Aug. 18 following a pulmonary illness. He was 61.   ...

    The Marder family has announced that a tribute to Dashiel Marder, who was lost and presumed dead while on a spearfishing trip in Indonesia in April, will be held at East Hampton Point restaurant on Three Mile Harbor Road on Sunday...
    A memorial service for Adelaide Lizza, a former Amagansett resident who died on Aug. 17 in Palm Bay, Fla., at the age of 78, will be held at the Amagansett Presbyterian Church at 11 a.m. on Sept. 14. The Rev. Steven E. Howarth...
    Word has been received of the death in Tulum, Mexico, on July 1 of James T. Carley, a landscaper and fisherman who divided his time between Tulum and Montauk. His death was unexpected, following a leg infection, his family said....
    Nancy Mulinelli, who was active in the recovering community and who helped the learning-disabled members of East End Special Players, died on Aug. 17 at Stony Brook University Hospital of the complications of coronary disease,...
    Ralph O’Hear, a carpenter and enthusiastic recreational golfer who lived in Sag Harbor, died on Aug. 21 at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. He was 46.     His family said the cause of death was POEMS...
    Known for his abstract work with neon, the artist Stephen Antonakos died in New York City of a heart condition on Aug. 17 at the age of 86. He was a longtime resident of Sag Harbor and showed regularly at the Drawing Room, a...