Obituary — Starr E. Brinckerhoff Jr., 46, Longtime Darien resident, owned Starr Landscaping
Starr E. Brinckerhoff, 46, a long-time resident of Darien CT, and most recently Sandgate Vermont, passed away August 11, 2017. Born in New York City on October 1, 1970, Starr was the son of Starr E. Brinckerhoff, Sr. and Sherrard Ralli, growing up and attending school in Darien, and graduating from Darien High School.
The owner and operator of Starr Landscaping company for 26 years in CT & VT, Starr took great pride in his work and customers’ properties. He found great joy in simple tasks like cutting the lawn around his beloved Sandgate home. Starr was passionate about many things, including music by his beloved Grateful Dead, skiing, fishing, dirt bike riding and long cruises on his Harley Davidson. Above all else, he adored his daughter Isobella (Bella) with whom he spent countless hours in play and developing their mutual love of art. Starr is survived by his wife Jaaini (Graham) Brinckerhoff of Sandgate, daughter Isobella, his father Starr E. Brinckerhoff, Sr and his step-mother Sandra Brinckerhoff, sister Laura Brinckerhoff and her fiancé Wylie Sawyer of Norwalk, CT. He is also survived by brother-in-law Hudson Graham and his sister-in-law Leia Graham of Brisbane, Australia, step-brothers Andrew Mawicke of Singapore and Fritz Mawicke of Basalt, CA, step-sister Adele Roy of Ann Arbor, MI and much loved nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his mother Sherrard Brinckerhoff who died in 1984. At the request of the family, funeral services will be private.