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  • Alexander Sedlis, a distinguished cancer surgeon and professor of medicine who survived the Holocaust after escaping from a Polish ghetto, died on Feb. 17 in New York City of pancreatic cancer. He would have been 93 on May 17.

  • Virginia Marie Kehoe, who moved to East Hampton with her husband in 1987 after her retirement from the Bryant Library in Roslyn, died on March 19 after an illness of three months. She was 91.

    Known as Ginny, her family said she would be remembered for warmth, beauty, friendliness, humor, patience, and steadfastness.

    Born Virginia Marie Smith on May 24, 1922, her parents were George Smith and the former Anna Irwin. The family, which included three sons, lived in Jamaica, Queens, where she attended Richmond High School, graduating in 1942.

  • Timothy Scott Stanton, a Manhattan native and former advertising director for World-Wide Holdings Corporation, a family-run business started by his father and uncle, died in Chicago last Thursday following what his family said was a long-term illness. He was 56.

    Mr. Stanton spent summers with his family on Hither Lane in East Hampton.

  •     Anthony Drexel Duke, who founded Boys and Girls Harbor in East Hampton in 1937, died yesterday in Gainesville, Fla. He was 95 and had cancer, his family said.

        Plans for celebrations of his life will be announced. An obituary will appear in a future issue.

  •     Karin T. Anderson of East Hampton died on Monday at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She was 45. A funeral Mass will be said at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in East Hampton next Thursday at 11 a.m. Burial will follow at Cedar Lawn Cemetery here. An obituary will appear in a future issue.

    L. Saul to Goldscapes and Finishline, 57 Broadview Road, 1.8 acres (vacant), Feb. 14, $1,325,000.
    Jewelart Trading L.L.C. to E. Rosengard, 75 Hedges Lane, .42 acre, Feb. 7, $2,250,000.

    A. Jongen (by guardian) to T. and A. Moudis, 21 Alewive Brook to Hand’s Creek Road, 1.84 acres, Feb. 17, $700,000.
    A. Fisher to Emmetsberger and Mulgrew, 33 Peter’s Path, .44 acre, Feb. 21, $675,000.
    J. L. Scheer to N. Noell, Treescape Drive, Unit 2A, Feb. 26, $375,000.


  • Off-Road Half
        Paddlers for Humanity will benefit from an off-road half-marathon to be held in Montauk’s Hither Woods this Sunday, beginning at the Ed Ecker County Park off Navy Road at 9 a.m. The race will be limited to 75 participants. Check-in begins at 8. The preregistration entry fee is $65 per person, or $100 per two-person relay team. The online registration deadline is Saturday.

  • Thursday, May 1
    BOYS TRACK, Bellport at East Hampton, 4 p.m.
    BOYS TENNIS, Westhampton Beach at Ross, 4:30 p.m.

    Friday, May 2
    GIRLS LACROSSE, Babylon at East Hampton, 4:30 p.m.
    BASEBALL, Shoreham-Wading River at East Hampton, 4:30 p.m.
    SOFTBALL, East Hampton at Islip, 4:30 p.m.
    BOYS LACROSSE, East Hampton at Center Moriches, 7 p.m.

    Saturday, May 3
    SOFTBALL, East Hampton at Rocky Point, 4 p.m.

    Sunday, May 4

  •     Anthony W. Robins will discuss the history and significance of Grand Central Terminal at the Montauk Library on Sunday at 3:30 p.m. “Grand Central Terminal: 100 Years of a New York Landmark,” taken from the title of a 2013 book by Mr. Robins, will address the building’s Beaux-Arts design along with its function, use of technology, and role in urban planning.

        The author is an expert on New York City architecture and history and is a New York Council for the Humanities speaker. The illustrated lecture is free.

  •     “Dance Is Now,” a fund-raising performance by three East End dance companies, will be held Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Southampton Cultural Center. The evening will support a new initiative of the cultural center to emphasize dance performance and education in its programming.

         The participating companies are Danse Arts and Studio 3 of Bridgehampton, and Hamptons Dance Authority of Southampton. The program will feature popular music and performances by several professional and amateur dancers.

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