obituaries

Ward Mohrfeld, a longtime resident of Floyd Street in East Hampton, died on Aug. 12 at the Westhampton Care Center following cardiac surgery on July 27 at Stony Brook University Medical Center. He was 76 years old.

Winifred Peckham Miller, a former East Hampton resident, died on Aug. 21 at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem, N.C., after a 12-year battle with breast cancer. She was 68.

A service for Bobby Charles Shea will be held today at 3 p.m. at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in East Hampton.

D. Elizabeth R. Stonemetz of Cross Highway in Amagansett died on Aug. 9 at the Westhampton Care Center. She was 94.

Andrea Cavagnaro Tillman died on Aug. 7 at the San Simeon by the Sound Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Greenport. She was 64.

Herman Lee Stephens Jr., a custodian at the East Hampton Middle School for many years and a 33-year resident of Springs, died of lung cancer on Aug. 8 at the East Hampton house of his brother Allen Stephens. He was 57.

Joseph W. Sherry of Sag Harbor, a veteran of three American military actions, died on Aug. 2. He was 84.

Lisette Blumenfeld Georges died on Monday in New York City as a result of complications of Crohn’s disease. She was 89 years old.

John E. Harrington     John E. Harrington, 80, former chief financial officer of AT&T and resident of Amagansett and Stamford, Conn., died at his Connecticut house on Aug. 8 after a long illness.