Obituaries

Carlos Hernandez read a poem in honor of Robert Dash, his mentor and fellow gardener at Madoo. Durell Godfrey, photos
Jane Iselin with Dash's dog Barnsley before the service on Sunday. Ms. Iselin adopted the dog after Dash died last year.Durell Godfrey
Alejandro Saralegui spoke at the front of an arbor, designed by Dash for the Madoo gardens. To the left was a portrait of him by Fairfield Porter.Durell Godfrey
A closer view of the portraitDurell Godfrey
Robert Storr, dean of the Yale School of Art, remembered Dash on Sunday.Durell Godfrey
Tina Raver was also a speaker.Durell Godfrey
Clams and Bloody Marys were served in honor of Dash, who was known for serving them at events.Durell Godfrey

At the Madoo Conservancy in Sagaponack

June 26, 1932-May 12, 2014
Aug. 1, 1989-April 19, 2014

June 29, 1940-May 19, 2014

Oct. 27, 1943-May 16, 2014

May 4, 1926 - April 30, 2014
Albert Edwards Bennett, May 4, 1926 - April 30, 2014

Feb. 28, 1930 - May 5, 2014
Mary Johnston Evans, Feb. 28, 1930 - May 5, 2014

Dec. 7, 1940 - May 4, 2014
Edmund L. Downes, Dec. 7, 1940 - May 4, 2014

March 2, 1915 - May 7, 2014
Marie Burkhardt, March 2, 1915 - May 7, 2014