obituaries

    Patrick Masone was a fighter, said Russell Masone, his son. He fought to regain his health so that he could remain in his house, on North Delphi Road in Montauk, with his son.     “He really fought hard...
    Stella Kremer, a retired marriage and family therapist who had lived for many years in Barnes Landing and Elmont, died on May 3 in hospice in Delray Beach, Fla. She was 85 and had been receiving treatment for acute myeloid...
    John E. Schaefer, 93, a founding member of the Noyac Golf Club who lived for 50 years in Noyac’s Northampton summer colony, died on April 13 at North Shore Hospital. He had been on kidney dialysis for the past 19 months....
    Mary Pritchard Durkin, who for 35 years spent her summers in East Hampton, died at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in Manhattan on May 1. She was 72 and had lung cancer.     Mrs. Durkin lived on the Upper...
    Eugene Wolsk, a producer of Broadway and Off Broadway shows, general manager in the 1970s of the New York Shakespeare Festival, and devoted man about Montauk, died last Thursday at 84.
    Foye Forbus (Bob) Black Jr., a former year-round resident of Amagansett who was a longtime member of the Professional Golfers Association and a “scratch golfer,” meaning that his handicap was zero, died of natural...
    An obituary for Madge R. Lester that appeared in the April 25 issue omitted three grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and three step great-grandchildren from among her survivors.     Ms. Lester and her son,...

Martin E. Forsberg Jr., who raised his family in East Hampton, died at Southampton Hospital on April 3. Shortly after going to sleep that night at his Springs residence he suffered a seizure, his family said, and never awoke. Mr. Forsberg, who was...
    Martin E. Forsberg Jr., who raised his family in East Hampton, died at Southampton Hospital on April 3. Shortly after going to sleep that night at his Springs residence he suffered a seizure, his family said, and never awoke. Mr....
    Alice H. Mund, a tireless volunteer for the Ladies Village Improvement Society in East Hampton, which she joined in 1955, and a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, died at home in Lewes, Del., on March 10. She...
    Elliott Goldberg, a former accountant and a 20-year resident of Montauk Highway in East Hampton Village, died at home on April 11. He was 75 and had been ill for some time, his wife, Ellen Goldberg, said.     He...
    Ruth Foster Fleming of Cove Hollow Road, East Hampton, died on Saturday at Southampton Hospital of a respiratory condition. She was 79.     Born in 1933 in Sagaponack to the former Amy Gould and Everett Foster, she...
    The Star has received word of the death on Dec. 25 of Douglas A. Freytag of East Hampton. Mr. Freytag, who was 66, died at the Northport Veterans Administration Hospital of complications related to past exposure to Agent Orange,...