Obituaries

       John de Poo, a man whose zest for life attracted many friends and drew him to master diverse skills, died in Key West, Fla., on Feb. 20. He had been stricken by West Nile encephalitis, but his death was caused by...
       Paul Edwin McGuire, who worked for the East Hampton Town Highway Department for 35 years, died on Feb. 26 at his home on Sherrill Road in East Hampton. The cause was congestive heart failure, his family said. He...
       Ruth Osborn Daisley, who was a member of the 12th generation of Osborns in Wainscott, died at the assisted living facility at Fountains of Lake Pointe Woods in Sarasota, Fla.,  on Feb. 24 of complications of...
       S. Staley Tregellas, who spent many summers in East Hampton and was a member of the Maidstone Club for more than 40 years, died last Thursday at the Nathaniel Witherell, a rehabilitation and nursing center in...
    John H. Haessler, a founder of the Seafood Shop in Wainscott, died at home in East Hampton on Friday. He was 68. There will be no funeral service, but a memorial service will be held at a future date. His family has suggested...
    Mary Ann Miller of East Hampton died at home on Sunday at the age of 73. No services had been announced as of press time. An obituary will appear in a future edition of the paper.

       Paul Meberg, a former Montauk resident and partner for many years in Meberg and Pederson Builders, which was based in Montauk, died of heart-related complications in a hospital in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., on Feb...
       Eleanor Allen Leaver, an illustrator who captured in fine detail many of East Hampton Town’s most notable places, died at Southampton Hospital on Feb. 16 from complications due to injuries from a recent...
       Jane Merrill Schulte, a woman who was remembered as a teacher for more than 36 years at the John M. Marshall Elementary School in East Hampton and who was revered for staging “red tag” estate sales...