Thomas Roberts



Age: 75


Summary: banker whose efforts to save the black-and-white Fire Island Lighthouse from demolition by the Coast Guard in the early 1980's became a model for scores of lighthouse preservation campaigns around the U.S. and established a popular tourists destination.



Cause of Death: Colon cancer


Born: May 11, 1938


Died: June 10, 2013


Location: Bay Shore, Long Island, New York