obituaries

Robert John Keller, a former teacher and football coach who grew up in and then retired to Montauk,died on Monday Texas.

    A memorial for Frederick L. Butts Jr., a former East Hampton Town assessor, who died on March 20 in Dunedin, Fla., will be held at St. Andrew’s Cemetery in Sag Harbor at 11 a.m. on Aug. 6.  

    Emmett Lawrence Foran, a resident of Noyac and formerly of Ireland, died at home on July 18 after an illness. He was 42.     He was born on Sept. 17, 1968 in Dublin to Thomas Lawrence Foran and the former...

    Gail Weaver, who died on Jan. 18, will be remembered at a gathering Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Cormaria Retreat House in Sag Harbor. Ms. Weaver had been the clerk at the East Hampton Town Justice Court in the 1970s.

    Helen Anderson, a longtime resident of South Fairview Avenue in Montauk, died at the Heritage Hill Senior Community in Weatherly, Pa., on July 11. She was 91.     In 1984, two years after she retired to Montauk,...

    Joseph F. Koster, a man who had a career in marketing and advertising and who also was a playwright and follower of the spiritual teachings of J. Krishnamurti, died of cancer on May 11 in Phoenix. He was 75.     ...

    June R. O’Connor, a resident of Montauk since 1955 who served during World War II in the Navy’s Waves, or Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service, died on Saturday in Massachusetts. She was 88 and had been ill...

    Between 1978 and 2003, the years that Lucy Macdonald lived in East Hampton, she found the local art scene to be a rich environment for her artwork, her family said. Her work was shown at Ashawagh Hall in Springs, Lizan Tops in...
Edmund Carpenter, an anthropologist, art historian, ethnographer, and co-founder with Marshall McLuhan of modern media theory, died on July 1 in Southampton.