Obituaries

Duncan McClellan Haile, 76

Duncan McClellan Haile, a gregarious and enthusiastic member of the Sag Harbor community, died on November 4 of complications. During his lengthy hospitalization he completely won the hearts of all his caregivers with his charm and toughness, according to family members.

DA Pennebaker, Groundbreaking Documentarian, Dies at 94

The Academy Award winning filmmaker DA Pennebaker, who helped define the modern documentary died Thursday at his home in Sag Harbor. He was 94.

Mark McGarry, 52

Mark McGarry, 52, of Sag Harbor, died on July 23. Mr. McGarry was born in Abington, Pennsylvania on June 5, 1967 to John McGarry and...

Celebrated Journalist and Writer Lucette Lagnado Dies at 62

Lucette Lagnado, an award-winning author and longtime journalist at The Wall Street Journal, died on Wednesday, July 10, in New York.

Lucille Claire Covell, 90

Lucille Claire Covell, formerly of Bridgehampton, died June 29, 2019, in hospice care in Florida.

Adolph Altschaeffl, 88

Professor Adolph Altschaeffl, 88, of West Lafayette, Indiana, known to friends and colleagues are “Al,” passed away on April 12, 2019.

John Gill Callahan, 74

John Gill Callahan, who had lived and worked in Amagansett and East Hampton for many years, passed away peacefully at his home in Chestertown, Maryland, on April 4, 2019.

Silas Hiscock Sr. Succumbs to Injuries After Raceway Crash

After a practice day crash Saturday afternoon at Riverhead Raceway, Silas Hiscock Sr. of Bridgehampton died of his injuries early Monday morning.

Obituary: Timothy D. Lewis

Timothy D. Lewis, age 71, died in Sarasota, Florida on February 3, 2019. A resident of Sag Harbor and Longboat Key, Florida, Mr. Lewis was...

Pat Cowles, 82

Gardner “Pat” Cowles III, former owner and publisher of The Sag Harbor Express and scion of a publishing family that spanned three generations and owned newspapers, magazines, television and radio stations across the Midwest and the East Coast, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 25.

Jennifer Houser, 66

Jennifer Houser, a longtime Sag Harbor resident, died in Southampton on January 14. She was 66 years old.

Laurence Bache Rossbach Jr.

Laurence “Laurie” Rossbach was born in Manhattan to Laurence Bache Rossbach and Edith Lowenstein Rossbach and died in hospice at the Peconic Bay Hospital in Riverhead.

Shana Rimel Conron, 79

Shana Conron died peacefully on December 19, 2018 after a period of declining health.

Clarke Whitehead, 48

Clarke Whitehead, a teacher in the New York City public schools, died at his home in Brooklyn, New York. He was 48 and had been ill for two years.

Obituary: Joan Healey Evans

Joan Healey Evans passed away peacefully in her home on Friday, November 30, at the age of 80.

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