Anna Stears of East Hampton, formerly of Sag Harbor, died on September 4 at the Westhampton Care Center. She was 86.
Born on August 9, 1927, in Brooklyn, she was the daughter of Peter and Caterina LaGrassa Maniscalco. She attended Amityville High School and devoted her life to making a home for her family.
Predeceased by her husband, Robert V. Stears, she is survived by three children, Catherine Mashburn, Robert Stears and Peter Stears, all of the East Hampton-Sag Harbor area; and one grandchild.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in Sag Harbor. Interment was at Long Island National Cemetery.