Susanna Kirkbride Scott died at her home in Bridgehampton on February 15, 2019. She was 63.
Known to many as “Suki,” Ms. Scott was born and raised in Greenwich Village, New York City, and summered in Bridgehampton all her life. A graduate of the Hunter College High School in New York, she earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Colby College in Maine, graduating in 1978; a master’s in library science from Columbia University in 1985; and a master’s in public health and nutrition from Hunter College in 2011.
A member of the New York County Lawyer’s Association, she worked for many years in the law library of the distinguished firm of Davis Polk Wardwell in New York. In 2012, she started Kirkbride Cataloguing, a bibliographic company dedicated to cataloguing and arranging small public and private collections.
Ms. Scott was predeceased by her father, Tom Scott, a composer and folk musician; and her mother, Ruth “Toni” Walton Scott, an artist and longtime editor of the craft column at “Family Circle” magazine.
A funeral Mass will be held on Friday, February 22, at 12:30 p.m., at Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church in Bridgehampton. A memorial service will be held in New York City in the spring.