Obituaries

Mrs. Lester, an Amagansett resident for many years, died on Oct. 6 at the Riverhead Care Center of complications from diabetes. She was 82.

Viola McClancy of Amagansett died on Oct. 19 at the Hamptons Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Southampton of complications from a fall two months ago.

Peggy Ann Bovee died at Southampton Hospital on Saturday of an infection-related heart attack, her family said. She was 67.

Fannie Square Crawford, who was born in Virginia in 1916 and moved with her family to Sagaponack in 1929, died on Oct. 11 at the Hamptons Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Southampton. She was 94.

Elaine Lyons, a teacher and administrator for 40 years at the Lavelle School for the Blind in the Bronx, died of cancer on Oct. 15 at Calvary Hospital there. She was 75.

Thomas Murphy, who retired to live full time Montauk in 2003 after leaving the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, died of congestive heart failure on Friday at the Hamptons Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Southampton. He was 63.

    A notice last week about a memorial service for Edmund Snow Carpenter misstated the date of the event, which will take place in Manhattan. It will be held on Saturday, not tomorrow.     The service will begin at...

    Richard Flender of East Hampton and Manhattan died yesterday at Southampton Hospital at 82.     There will be a funeral service on Friday, Nov. 4, at 1 p.m. at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in East Hampton. A...

    Nancy Mulligan of Amagansett died on Tuesday. She was 65 years old.            Visiting hours are today from 2 to 4 p.m., and again from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Yardley and Pino Funeral...

Jack Musnicki of Bridgehampton, who founded the Bridgehampton Landscaping company, died on Friday. He was 72.

Henriette D. Hoffman, 82, of Amagansett and Manhattan, died on Oct. 10. She was diagnosed with ovarian cancer eight years ago, “and had a great quality of life until almost the very end,” wrote her son Daniel.

    Harry Toler, a lifelong resident of East Hampton who was the organist at Christ Episcopal Church on Hampton Street in Sag Harbor for over three decades, died at home in Windmill Village last Friday. He was 77 years old.  ...

A memorial serice and celebration for Edmund Snow Carpenter of East Hampton, who died in July at the age of 88, will be held in New York City on Friday, Oct. 28.