01/21/19 1:32pm

Dorothy K. Austin of Orient, formerly of Bay Shore, died peacefully Jan. 17. She was 97.

Visitation will take place Tuesday, Jan. 22, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport.

A funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, Jan. 23, at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick’s R.C. Church in Bay Shore. Interment will follow at the church cemetery.

01/21/19 11:27am

Alice S. Fife, age 89, died Jan. 14 at Peconic Landing in Greenport.

A Riverhead native, Alice left after high school for college in Maine, followed by government positions in New York City and Washington, D.C. She then worked for the state department in Tehran, Iran. It was there she met her future husband, John Fife, an intelligence analyst, on a tennis court. They hit it off, and their courtship led to a wedding in the Iranian capital in 1953. (more…)