WESTPORT, Conn. - John P. Vornle von Haagenfels of Westport died Sept. 13. He was 55.
von Haagenfels was born July 22, 1958, in New York, to Rita and Paul Vornle. He grew up in Belgium, Germany, Sweden, Switzerland, and settled in the United States. He attended Aiglon College in Villars, Switzerland. He graduated from Colgate University in 1980 and received a MBA from New York University School of Business in 1985. He was the president and managing director of Long Term Capital Company, a manager at Trust American, and a board member at U.S.-Austrian Chamber of Commerce.
von Haagenfels is survived by his wife, Beatrice Vornle von Haagenfels; children, Stephanie (Bobby) Tremonte, Nicholas, Marina, Alexandra, Guerric Vornle von Haagenfels; and parents.
Calling hours are Tuesday, Sept. 17 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Harding Funeral Home in Westport. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18 at Saint Luke Church, Westport.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to fund a memorial art commission about "communication" which will be donated to the Westport Library with a commemorative plaque encouraging future generations to use the facility.
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