obituaries

       The Star has received word of the death of Thomas E. Bennett, an 11th-generation Bennett who grew up on Louse Point Road in Springs, on Dec. 18. Mr. Bennett, who died at home in Indianapolis, had been ill with...
       Helen Miller Daniels, who died of pneumonia last Thursday at Southampton Hospital after a short illness, was 87 and had lived her entire life in East Hampton within a one-mile radius. An 11th-generation Bonacker...
       Word has been received here of the death of Mary T. Schaefer, a resident of the Northampton summer colony in Sag Harbor for over 50 years, on Dec. 15 at Glen Cove Hospital. Death was attributed to respiratory...
       Thomas Tomossonie Sr., a lifelong Sag Harbor resident, died on Dec. 30 at Southampton Hospital. He was 69 and had been ill for some time, his family said.        Mr. Tomossonie had...
       Maria O. Brennan, an antiques dealer who owned the Grand Acquisitor in East Hampton for 20 years, died on Monday at Southampton Hospital. She was 74 and had been ill for a long time.     ...
       Edward Douglas Warner, a lifelong East End resident who owned Fedi’s Markets in East Hampton and Shelter Island, died of pneumonia on Dec. 29 at Southampton Hospital. He was 82 and had Parkinson’s...
       Leland Duane Koons, an Air Force veteran, machinist, and former 20-year resident of Springs, died on Nov. 24 at the Westridge Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Knoxville, Iowa. He was 78. The cause of death...
       William H. Gale, 83, a former East Hampton Town building inspector and contractor, died on Dec. 21 in Monroe, N.C., where he had moved after retiring at the end of 1992.
      Iten Noa Fales, a recent East Hampton transplant, died peacefully at her daughter’s house on Cedar Street in East Hampton on Jan. 6, while surrounded by family. She was 97.