Obituaries

A service for Laurie Soroka, who worked for many years for the Hampton Classic Horse Show, where she managed children's activities and the animal tent, will be Thursday at the Jewish Center of the Hamptons on Woods Lane, East Hampton, at 11 a.m...
       Barbara Hotchkiss Posener, a longtime resident of Amagansett and a founder of the Animal Rescue Fund, died on Monday morning at the Southampton Care Center at the age of 95. She had suffered from dementia for...
       Annamay Bennett, who lived in Springs all her life, moving only once —  across Neck Path, when she was married — died of kidney failure on Nov. 10 at Southampton Hospital. She was 78.
       “John was a wonderful, loving person who touched many people,” John Patrick Flynn’s brother, William Flynn, said.        Mr. Flynn died on Nov. 20 at Glen Cove...
       Patricia Bunce, a resident of Cosdrew Lane in East Hampton for many years, died at home in Lady Lake, Fla., on Nov. 7, “comforted by family after a brave battle with cancer,” her family wrote.  ...
       Robert L. Wechsler, 85, a successful businessman and longtime former resident of East Hampton, died of leukemia in his Manhattan apartment on Nov. 18. He had been ill for several years.     ...
       Alfred E. Bosand, a renowned designer of couture clothing whose gowns were worn by such notables as Patricia Nixon, Dionne Warwick, and June Carter Cash, died on Nov. 15 in Delray Beach, Fla., after an extended...
       Marie Teresa Sansone, better known as Mona, died on Tuesday at Southampton Hospital. She was 88 and had been a resident of Sag Harbor for the last 11 years. Her death was attributed to old age.
      Phyllis Madan, a former Fashion Institute of Technology placement counselor who retired to an East Hampton vacation house in 1991 and became involved with the local Democratic Party, died last Thursday at New York...