NEW YORK — Quintin Yearby, 41, business partner of designer Fernando Sanchez, died Feb. 6 at New York Hospital.
Yearby died of lung cancer, Sanchez said. No services are planned.
Yearby had worked with the designer for 17 years and handled such areas as fashion shows, promotion and press relations.
He is survived by two sisters, Deborah and Pamela, and Sanchez, who was his companion.