obituaries

    Tara Loper-Mansir of Springs, a mother of four and the founder of Nana Cares, died on Sunday of cervical cancer. She was 43 years old.     Born in Southampton on Feb. 24, 1969, to James H. Loper Jr. and the...
    Dr. Ethel Person, a noted psychoanalytic theoretician who lectured internationally on human sexuality and gender identity, died on Oct. 16 at her home in Manhattan. She was 77.
    Patrick (Pat) Malik of Montauk died at Southampton Hospital on Oct. 14 from complications of cancer. He was 77. With his wife, Dorothy Malik, who survives, he was a regular at the Montauk Senior Nutrition Center, where he...
    Arne Charles Besser, an internationally renowned artist, died last Thursday at Southampton Hospital. The cause of death was heart failure, said Duke Morell, his partner of 47 years. Mr. Besser was 77.
    A graveside service for William P. Bain and Frances G. Bain will be held at 1 p.m. on Nov. 3 at Cedar Lawn Cemetery in East Hampton.     Mr. Bain died on February 19 at home in Boyton Beach, Fla. Mrs. Bain died...
    Louis C. Nolan Jr., a former resident of Sag Harbor who worked in the restaurant business on the South Fork, died at the Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead on Oct. 15 at the age of 70.     Mr. Nolan worked...
    Patricia H. Hansen, who split her time between Wainscott and Vero Beach, Fla., died on Saturday at the Visiting Nurse Association Hospice House in Vero Beach. She was 74 and had been ill with liver bile duct cancer for almost...
    A funeral for Tamara Celment Gianis, 83, who died at home on Ocean Avenue in East Hampton on Monday, will be at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in East Hampton at 2 p.m. on Saturday. Burial will follow at Cedar Lawn Cemetery...
    Cheryl K. Lewin, a graphic and interior designer who worked as a creative director for some of the country’s top consumer product companies, including Estee Lauder, died at home in Bridgehampton on Oct. 6 after a long...