VAN LEIGHT--Peter Robert, 79, of Bonita Springs, FL, formerly of Manhattan and Bronxville, NY. Husband of Victoria (Roschen) Van Leight, Bonita Springs, FL, Father of Nicole Van Leight, New York, NY, Erik Van Leight, San Clemente, CA and Courtney (William) McCarthy, Bronxville, NY, Grandfather of William, and Mary Catherine McCarthy Bronxville, NY. Peter's career spanned 40 years as a magazine publishing executive, including senior management positions at TIME Inc., Conde Nast, Kiplinger's, and The Harvard Business Review. He was also part of the original launch team of New York Magazine (from 1968-1974) where he served as Vice President, Director of Advertising. For information on funeral services shikanyfuneralhome.com/ obituaries. Services are being handled by Shikany's Bonita Funeral Home, Bonita Springs, FL, 239-992-4982.
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Published in The New York Times on Aug. 12, 2014