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04/24/15 4:30pm
MIMI BRENNAN

MIMI BRENNAN

Mimi Brennan
Mimi Brennan passed away at her home on Shelter Island on April 20, 2015. As her friends know, she became a full-time community activist on Shelter Island after retiring here in 1996. (more…)

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04/20/15 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | Mimi Brennan posed for her profile photo in January, until the careful watch of her beloved granddaughter, Kara.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | Mimi Brennan posed for this Reporter’s Island Profile photo in January, under the careful watch of her beloved granddaughter, Kara.

Mimi Brennan passed away this morning at 7:30.

She wouldn’t be happy if we listed the year she was born, so our small tribute to the woman who headed the Island Seniors column for over 15 years will not include the year of her birth.
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04/13/15 10:00am
MADELINE PRUESS BURSTON

MADELINE PRUESS BURSTON

Madeline Pruess Burston
Madeline Helen Pruess Burston passed away peacefully on February 13, 2015 at Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola. She was 93 1/2 years old and is survived by her three children, Suzanne Helen Burston, Carol Ann Burston and James W. Burston. (more…)

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04/05/15 3:00pm
CAROL DICKENS DEEB

CAROL DICKENS DEEB

Carol Dickens Deeb

Longtime resident of Naples, Florida, Carol Dickens Deeb passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015.

Carol was born on December 25, 1934 on Shelter Island to William and Hazel Dickens. After meeting the love of her life, William (Bill) Deeb, at SUNY Platsburgh, Carol and Bill raised a family in Oneida, New York. (more…)

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03/26/15 8:00am

COURTESY PHOTO | The Frohnhoefer family (from left) Kristen, Joseph III and parents Joseph and Georgia in July 2012.

COURTESY PHOTO | The Frohnhoefer family (from left) Kristen, Joseph III and parents Joseph and Georgia in July 2012.

Joseph Frohnhoefer Jr., the charitable businessman who founded the Southold-based marine assistance company Sea Tow Services International and donated to several causes across the North Fork, died Tuesday. He was 71. (more…)