Janet and Robert Rescigno
Robert William (Bob) Rescigno passed away quietly at his home on Shelter Island, with his devoted wife of 59 years, Janet, by his side. He chose to forego further treatment, when doctors told him his cancer had returned and was inoperable, because it would have extended his life a few months, and he didn’t want to ruin anyone’s holidays forever by dying at that time. (more…)
MARIE FRANCIS FERRARI
Marie Frances Ferrari
Marie Frances Ferrari of Shelter Island passed away peacefully at her home on July 14, 2015 at the age of 70.
Marie was born in New York City on October 3, 1944 to Joseph and Clara Galli. She graduated from the Mary Louis Academy and the Lenox Hill Hospital School of Nursing. (more…)
CAROL McMANUS NORTHCUTT
Carol McManus Northcutt
Carol McManus Northcutt was born on December 22, 1938, on Shelter Island and died on July 2, 2015 surrounded by family, friends and nursing staff at the Scott & White Continuing Care Hospital in Temple, Texas.
Carol graduated from Shelter Island High School in 1957. She graduated from Southampton School of Nursing in 1960 and worked for 20 years in both med/surgery nursing as well as psychiatry. (more…)
Alison Aldredge, a teacher at the Peconic Community School, passed away on July 5, 2015, while traveling in Oregon with her husband.
She would have been 52 on July 8. (more…)
ROBERT LEWIS HARRIS
At 6 feet, 7 inches, Bob Harris was easy to notice.
He always cut a dashing figure — with his signature tasseled loafers, a brocaded silk vest in summer, a crimson plaid Christmas jacket or some other elegant, attention-getting attire whenever the occasion called for it. Unless his work as an attorney for the Landegger family’s pulp and paper concerns required his presence in Europe or another far-flung part of the globe, Bob rarely missed a weekend on Shelter Island, where he bought his house on Cartwright Road in 1976. (more…)