James D. Vante, affectionately known as Jimmy, died on Saturday, Feb. 21, at the age of 70. He was a long-term employee of Chase Manhattan Bank.
Barbara Esprit lost her battle with cancer on Feb. 23. She was born Jan. 27, 1942, in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Miriam A. Hanley died on Feb. 9 at her residence. She was 92 years old.
Anthony Leslie Charles Sr., also known as “PussMan,” died on Jan. 31.
Malcolm C. Callender II died on Feb. 14 in Georgia. He was 41 years old.
Gloria P. Soto died on Feb. 9.
Louisa Monica Hilaire died on Saturday, Feb. 7, at the age of 102 years 7 months. Known as “Mama” or “Granny,” she was born on Dominica on June 26, 1912.
Mercedes Dickerson died on Feb. 10 at her residence in Anna’s Fancy. She was 90 years old.
Elizabeth A. Vessup Stagger died on Jan. 17 at Schneider Regional Medical Center. She was 92 years old.
Wilton Lanny Huyghue Sr., also known as “Wilo,” died on Feb. 9 at Schneider Regional Medical Center. He was 71 years old.