Ebb & Flow

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IN MEMORIAM: David Lee Gaillard

David Lee Gaillard, 44, a devoted father, husband and committed environmentalist, died in an avalanche near Yellowstone National Park on December 31, 2011, while backcountry skiing with his wife Kerry. David was born on May 5, 1967, in Greenwich, Connecticut to Katharine and William Gail-lard, the third of four boys in his family. His love for the outdoors grew through …

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IN MEMORIAM: R. Bradford Burnham, Jr

VERO BEACH , FL – R. Bradford Burnham, Jr. 90, of Vero Beach, FL and Fishers Island, NY – formerly of Hudson, OH – passed away peacefully on December 21 at Indian River Medical Center in Vero Beach. The loving husband of Joan (Barrett) Burnham, Brad was predeceased by his first wife, Anne (Hopkins) Burnham, the mother of his five …

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Service for Grace B. Murphy Nov 5 at Union Chapel

Service: Saturday, November 5, 12:30, (Union Chapel, Fishers Island) Reception to follow (Community Center, Fishers Island) Travel: Take New London Ferry (fiferry.com) (to Fishers Island) 45 minute ride Providence (PVD) Airport, 45 minutes from ferry Hartford, CT Airport, 75ish minutes from ferry There are trains that go to New London, and the station is right AT the FI Ferry. You …

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IN MEMORIAM: Reverand Rosemary Dysart Baue

There will be a Memorial at Spring Glen U.C.C. in Hamden, CT at a date and time to be announced and a special service next summer at Union Chapel.   Rev. Rosemary Dysart Baue The Reverend Rosemary Dysart Baue died Sunday, October 23, 2011 after a massive stroke at Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. She earned her divinity degree in …

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WEDDING: Lucinda Herrick and Charles Moffett

As published in the nytimes.com August 12, 2011 Lucinda Jackson Herrick and Charles Simonton Moffett were married Saturday at St. John’s Church on Fishers Island, N.Y. The Rev. Michael E. Spencer, an Episcopal priest, performed the ceremony. The bride, 57, is keeping her name. She is a commissioner of the Fishers Island Ferry District and until October was the commodore of …

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IN MEMORIAM: Laura Mannetti

Laura Mannetti, beloved wife, mother, daughter and sister, passed away on July 4, 2011, after an 8-year battle with cancer. She touched many lives along her journey here and was an inspiration to her family and many friends. Laura was born in New York on May 29, 1961. She received her B.S. in Nursing from Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY. …

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IN MEMORIAM: Thomas N. Armstrong III

Thomas N. Armstrong III, Museum Chief Who Once Led the Whitney, Dies at 78 By WILLIAM GRIMES Published: June 22, 2011 Chester Higgins, Jr./The New York Times Thomas N. Armstrong III in 1985 with a model of the proposed addition to the Whitney museum by Michael Graves. Thomas N. Armstrong III, who greatly expanded the Whitney Museum of American Art’s …

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