AGATA--Burton C., Professor Emeritus, Hofstra Law School, died peacefully at his home in Hudson, NY on January 20th at the age of 85. By his side was his beloved wife of 58 years, Dale. He also leaves behind his son Seth, daughter-in-law Gail, treasured grandson Adam, and dear cousins, nieces, nephews, in-laws and friends. The one tragedy in his life was the loss in 1997 of his beloved daughter Abby, before her and his time. He leaves a legacy of love and achievement. Those wishing to honor his memory may make a donation to the Southern Poverty Law Center in his name.
The Guest Book is expired.
Published in The New York Times on Jan. 22, 2014