KOHUT-William (Bill). January, 1963, to May, 2006. Passed peacefully at home on May 10. A gracious and gentle soul, Bill was a lover of life. An ambitious businessman and restaurateur, he was a professional tennis player who gave generously of his time to the youth of New York City. An avid golfer, Bill shared his enthusiasm and energy for sports with friends and family. He will be missed by all whose lives he touched. He is survived by his sister Christine (Tom) Schilling of Richmond, VA, and his fiancee Sheree Lee Lennard of Manhattan. Donations may be made to the Bill Kohut Youth Love Tennis Scholarship Fund, C/O Sheree Lee Lennard.
Published in The New York Times on May 16, 2006