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  • Richard D. Katsara, who had been living in East Hampton, died at Southampton Hospital on April 28 after a long illness. He was 54.
  • James Hurlburt Evans, who had a long and distinguished career in business management with the Union Pacific Corporation, the Seamen’s Bank for Savings, and Dun and Bradstreet, died on May 11.
  • Lucy Ann O’Mara of Amagansett, an Irish immigrant who honed her culinary skills as a household staff member in Amagansett and New Haven, died at Southampton Hospital on May 13 of complications from a long illness. She was 73.

  • Shirley M. Payne, who lived her whole life in Amagansett, died at Southampton Hospital on May 19 after having a heart attack at home. She was 85.
  • Richard D. Spizzirri, an attorney who lived in Aspen, Colo., and East Hampton, died at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City on May 12.
  • A gathering to celebrate the life of Cliff Follenius will take place at the Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett on Sunday.
  • Lois Kelsey of Noyac, who owned the Inn at Mill Creek restaurant in that hamlet for many years, died at Southampton Hospital on Sunday at the age of 75.
  • Local sports notes this week include the return of Richie Daunt of Montauk, whose planned Golden Gloves debut this past winter was derailed.
  • The John Jermain Memorial Library in Sag Harbor will present a three-part Chinese film festival organized by Ou Wang, a Mandarin teacher at the Ross School, beginning next Thursday at 6 p.m. with a screening of “To Live,” a film by Yimou Zhang about a family’s struggles to live in China from the 1940s to the 1970s Cultural Revolution.

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