Fred Montague Ferry Jr.
Fred Montague Ferry Jr. of Southampton died at his home on March 23. He was 60.
A native of Pittsburgh, he was a graduate of the Berkshire School in Sheffield, Massachusetts, and Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. He was a graphic designer and founder of Montague Ferry Design, based in Pittsburgh and Manhattan, whose major clients included the Bayer Corporation, Beth Israel Hospital, Cunard Cruise Lines, Mead Paper, Merrill Lynch, the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Seagrams and UNICEF.
Beyond his work for corporate clients, he was an artist whose work included drawings, paintings and ceramics. He was also an avid sailor and loved dogs.
Mr. Ferry was predeceased by his parents, Mitchell Patterson Ferry and Fred Montague Ferry. He is survived by an aunt, Rachel Patterson Young, and an uncle, Dr. Reese W. Patterson, both of Knoxville, Tennessee; and five cousins. He also leaves behind a blue tick hound named Blu.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 8, at 5 p.m. in the chapel of the Old Whalers’ Church in Sag Harbor.
Memorial donations may be made to the Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation, 102 Old Riverhead Road West, Hampton Bays, NY 11946.