Charles B. Slackman, a prolific illustrator whose work appeared in such publications as Esquire, Show, Forbes, Time, and New York magazine, died on May 29 in New York City of lung cancer, 10 days shy of his 81st birthday.
R. Randolph Richardson, a philanthropist whose experiences in the infantry in Germany during World War II affected his personal and political thinking for the rest of his life, died at the age of 89 at home in Amagansett after a long illness.
Capt. Harry Clemenz, a Montauk resident who held the longstanding New York State record for a blue marlin caught on rod and reel, died on May 13 at Southampton Hospital after a brief illness. He was 83.