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  • Marilyn C. Wilson, who owned the Montauk Greenhouse for many years and had been a Montauk real estate broker, died in the intensive care unit at Southampton Hospital on March 10 after a fall at her home and subsequent illness. She was 82.

  • Dorothy Veronica Pintauro, a longtime resident of Sag Harbor and devoted homemaker, died on Sunday at the Westhampton Care Center from complications related to Alzheimer’s disease. She was 87.

    Mrs. Pintauro was born on Aug. 22, 1926, in Brooklyn to Frank Meurer and the former Susan O’Laughlin. She grew up in the Richmond Hill section of Queens, where she also went to high school.

  • John P. Graham, a trustee at St. Therese of Lisieux Church in Montauk, died on Tuesday at Southampton Hospital after a short illness. He was 86.

    “Described as having a Hibernian zest for life, Jack was known for his great sense of humor and unending wit,” his family wrote. “A great soul, a great man.”

  • There were a lot of sides to Debra Marino’s personality, her husband, Richard Kresberg, said to the hundreds of people gathered at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Hamptons in Southampton for her funeral on Friday, “but her mentality was part rock star, part British royalty, so she’d appreciate this crowd.”

    Ms. Marino, a Sag Harbor fixture for many years, died at home in Amagansett on March 10. She was 51 and had been diagnosed with lung cancer three years ago.

  • Laura Mildred Morgan, a resident of the Windmill Village II senior citizens housing complex in East Hampton who had worked as a cashier at grocery stores here, died last Thursday at Stony Brook University Hospital of complications from leukemia. She was 64.

    Her family said she was diagnosed with leukemia at the end of December and was hospitalized in early February.

  • Clarence Barnes Sr., a longtime resident of Springs who established the Barnes Country Store on Springs-Fireplace Road there, died on March 4 at the Hamptons Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Southampton. He was 80 years old.

    Mr. Barnes was born in Indiana to Charles Barnes and the former Helen French. He grew up there, coming to the South Fork in his early 20s while stationed in Montauk with the Air Force.

  • Thomas Hamilton of Amagansett, a retired aerospace worker who first came to the South Fork in the 1930s to camp with his wife at Hither Hills State Park in Montauk, died on March 3 at Southampton Hospital. He was 99 and had suffered a number of strokes over the past decade.

    He was “a real gentleman,” his son Kenneth Hamilton said. “It’s something you don’t see as much anymore. How you’re brought up, what’s right and what’s wrong. That was always very important to him.”

  • A memorial service in the Quaker tradition for Kathryn Abbe will take place on March 29 at the Friends Meeting House in Jericho at 10:30 a.m.

    Ms. Abbe, a photographer who had a summer house in Montauk for some 70 years, died at the age of 94 in January. The meetinghouse is at 6 Old Jericho Turnpike.
     

  • AMAGANSETT
    T. and A. Kanninen to Siadat 2009 Family Trust, 112 Meeting House Lane, .39 acre, Jan. 15, $2,000,000.

    EAST HAMPTON
    9 Roberts Lane L.L.C. to A. and R. Dahan, 9 Roberts Lane, .78 acre, Dec. 10, $4,462,500.
    REB/JOHN L.L.C. to Cove Hollow 105 L.L.C., 105 Cove Hollow Road, 1.25 acre, Jan. 08, $1,151,000.
    C. Jordan (by referee) to D. Sakowitz, 9 North Cape Lane, .59 acre, Jan. 10, $442,000.
    F. Hallissey to H. Andrion, 8 Villa Avenue, .37 acre, Dec. 13, $1,870,000.

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