Obituaries

Richard E. Hoyt Sr., a self-described Bonacker who worked for many years in telecommunications, died of cancer early Saturday morning at home in East Hampton Village. He was 77 years old.
Mrs. Bench died on Dec. 18, 2010, at the La Jolla Nursing Home in California. She was 99.
Joan Mueller, who worked for manyyears at Pizza Village in Montauk, where she greeted customers with a joke, a smile, and her contagious laugh, died last Thursday at the Treasure Coast Hospice House in Port St. Lucie, Fla. She was 76 and had pulmonary disease.
Anna Clark Mott, whose family house was at one point the closest dwelling to the Montauk Lighthouse, died on May 16 at Southampton Hospital surrounded by her family. She was 91.
Helen Williamson died at home in East Hampton on May 26. She was 93.
Frances Hyatt Hockman, who had moved to the house she and her husband built in the early 1980s on North Haven when her husband retired, died on May 26 at home of complications because of Parkinson’s disease. She was 70 years old.
A commanding, flamboyant presence in the world of artists and writers in East Hampton and Amagansett from 1948 until 1996, Ingeborg ten Haeff died on May 21 in New York City. She was 95.
William B. McKallip, known as Bill, had a distinguished career as an airman during World War II, but he will be best remembered here for the 25 years he taught at East Hampton High School
Sally Krajicek died on Sunday at Stony Brook University Medical Center after a short illness. She was 89 years old.
Thomas Loudon Collins, a lifelong resident of East Hampton who was credited with helping to decode 143 Nazi messages during World War II, died of a heart attack on May 18
John Joseph Mullen died at home in Montauk on Friday of complications related to Parkinson’s disease. He was 73.
Elva Lourdes Klein Leo, who was known as Nubbie, died on May 3 at home in Charlotte, N.C. She was 90 years old.
Angela Buckhout, the president of WLNG radio, died at home in East Hampton on Saturday. She was 66
Judith Ann Militare, who was devoted to community theater here, died of cancer last Thursday. She was 61 and had been ill only a short time.