obituaries

Jean Ann Hantz of Amagansett and Potsdam, N.Y., who was described by her family as “as survivor of difficult times and an orchestrator of joyful times,” died on April 22 at the Home of the Good Shepherd in Malta, N.Y., where she had been in the Memory Care Center for four and a half years.
Jane Van Kovics, a former member of the Sag Harbor Village Board, died on April 14 in Port Charlotte, Fla., where she had retired. She was 94 and had congestive heart failure.
Joseph James Holub of Sag Harbor, a Korean War veteran, died on April 19 at Southampton Hospital at the age of 79.
A memorial gathering for John Robert Lemmon, who died on Dec. 5, will take place at the Springs Presbyterian Church on May 9.
Visiting hours for Jean Ann Hantz of Amagansett and Potsdam, N.Y., will be held on Monday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in East Hampton. A funeral Mass will be said on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, also...
Catherine T. Stavola, who worked at the Montauk Chamber of Commerce for 33 years, died of lung cancer on March 21 at home on Hoppin Avenue in Montauk.
Morgan Babcock Stark, a businessman and philanthropist who supported the American Heart Association and the Perlman Music Program, died on April 13 of cancer.
Alfred Glyn Erwin, an original member of the Montauk Artists Association, died on Saturday.
Connie Jenny Anderson, who performed onstage and on television with Milton Berle, Jackie Gleason, Sid Caesar, Jimmy Durante, Red Skelton, and Ronald Reagan, among many other popular entertainers, died suddenly of cardiac arrest on April 7 at Southampton Hospital, her family said. She was 91.
Stuart Hall Bartle, a psychiatrist, advocate for the mentally ill, and summer visitor to East Hampton for many years, died at home in Cambridge, Mass., on March 26. He was 90.
Vivienne Caviglia, a former professional ballroom dancer and teacher who lived in Montauk for many years, died on March 27 at Sunridge at Desert Springs Care Facility in El Paso, Tex. She was 100. Born on May 8, 1914, and raised in the Bronx, Mrs....
Robinson Allen Grover, a philosopher, teacher, and patron of the arts who split his time between East Hampton and West Hartford, Conn., died of myelodysplastic syndrome on March 28 at the Reservoir, a hospice in West Hartford. His family said he...
Trond A. Myhr, a general contractor and master carpenter in East Hampton who had served in the Navy on nuclear submarines in the 1970s, died at his New York home on April 7. He was 61 and had had cancer for about a year. Born in Bergen, Norway, in...