J. King Cruger passed away on March 15, 2021 in Naples, Florida. King was born in New York City on June 18, 1941, and was raised in Fall River. He spent many of his memorable early summers in Westport Harbor. Proud member of the Newport Yacht Club. He attended De La Salle Academy in Newport,… Read more »
We sadly announce the passing of loving and devoted husband, father, friend and fellow Club member Larry McCarver on February 6th, 2021. The family asks you to celebrate Larry’s life by loving your family with all your heart; enjoying breakfast at your local diner; rooting for Bucknell University wrestlers; sipping a glass of wine as… Read more »
Jon Heon passed away from complications of a stroke on January 26, 2021. He was 66 years old. Jon was born in Hartford, Ct. and raised in south Florida. As a young man he sailed his catboat into Newport Harbor and found his true home. A meticulous woodworker and boat builder driven by his passion… Read more »
Registration for the Bermuda One-Two.
Stewart Abramson, Past Commodore of the Newport Yacht Club and member since 1973, passed away early this morning 19 May.
Sheila M. Sulentic, 57, passed away peacefully in her home in Jupiter, FL on Tuesday May 5, 2020. When restrictions are lifted, there will be a celebration of life in Jupiter, FL and Newport, RI. Sheila has been a spousal member since 2004.
We lost member Matilda “Tillie” Thompson on April 11th . She passed away peacefully due to complications from COVID-19. Originally from DeRidder, Louisiana, she would have been 75 years old next month. Tillie loved the club and was an active volunteer on the Race Committee.
It is with deep regret that we must inform you of the passing our long time member of 33 years, Marianne Needham. A memorial mass will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 5 Mann Avenue, Newport, Rhode Island, on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 11:00 AM. A reception in memory of Marianne will be held… Read more »
The passing over of Fred Roy Sr. who went peacefully in his sleep with his two sons Fred Greg and his wife Alice at his side. Fred joined the NYC 10 years ago. He was former member of Bristol Yacht Club in the 1960’s -1970’s. He loved Narragansett bay, and built a house on Prudence Island in… Read more »
Dear Members, It is with much sadness and regret that I must inform you of the passing of Leslie Gray. Leslie first joined Newport Yacht Club in 1961 as a junior member taking sailing lessons when she was eleven years old. She later transferred from a junior membership to an adult membership at age 21… Read more »