obituaries

    Kenny Preuss, the man with the smile in the Dune Doggie vending truck at Indian Wells beach in Amagansett during every summer for 28 years, died at Southampton Hospital on Oct. 30. He was 75, and had been diagnosed with bladder...
    Lottie Schaffer of Clearwater Beach in Springs, a local cook and active member of her church as well as the  Springs Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary, died on Oct. 29 at Southampton Hospital. She was 89.     ...
    Dolores Mulvihill Zebrowski, an Army nurse during World War II and a nursing and administration official at Southampton Hospital during a career of six decades, died there on Oct. 24. She had been in failing health for several...
    A Mass for Nancy Anne Byrne, 41, of East Hampton and Shelter Island will be said today at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of the Isle Catholic Church at 5 Prospect Avenue, Shelter Island. Ms. Byrne died last Thursday while vacationing in...
    A gathering to celebrate the memory of John De Maio, formerly of Montauk, who died in Palm Beach, Fla., on Oct. 1, will be on Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Snug Harbor Motel on West Lake Drive in Montauk.  
    Visiting hours for Martin Benjamin Rubenstein will be held tomorrow from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in East Hampton. Mr. Rubenstein, a retired taxi driver, died on Sunday at...

    David Myers, a resident of East Hampton for almost 50 years, died late Friday night at Southampton Hospital. He had had cancer for several years. Mr. Myers was 86.
    Howard John Brown, a lifelong resident of East Hampton Town and part of the team that established the Springs Ambulance Company, died at Southampton Hospital on Sept. 18 of complications from myelodysplastic syndrome, formerly...
    Tara Loper-Mansir of Springs, a mother of four and the founder of Nana Cares, died on Sunday of cervical cancer. She was 43 years old.     Born in Southampton on Feb. 24, 1969, to James H. Loper Jr. and the...