Howard Hughes, a resident of North Haven for 35 years, died on April 12 at the Hamptons Care Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Southampton. He was 94.
Born on August 25, 1913, in New ?York City to Ella (née Rankeillor) and William V. Hughes, he was a veteran ?of the U.S. Army and worked as a life insurance broker.
Mr. Hughes is survived by his wife, Irene (née Rothemel) Hughes of ?North Haven; a daughter, Janet Schneider of East Hampton; a son, William Hughes of Sag Harbor; and two grandchildren.
The family received visitors on ?April 14 at Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in Sag Harbor. A funeral service was held on April 15 at St. Andrew’s Church in Sag Harbor, followed by interment at Calverton National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Andrew’s Church Building Fund, 122 Division Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963 or Alzheimer’s Association Long Island Chapter, 3281 Veterans Memorial Highway, Suite E-13, Ronkonkoma, NY 11779-7675 would be appreciated by the family.