Yvonne M. Ponte


Yvonne M. “Pebbles” Ponte died on April 25, 2013 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. She was 40.

She was the daughter of Ruthann Ponte and the late Normand Ponte. She was born in Oak Bluffs where she lived until she moved to Woodside Village and then later to Hillside Village.

She graduated from Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School in 1994 and then worked at Stop & Shop. She later volunteered at the Hospital in the gift shop and other areas. She liked to play bingo and games on her computer as well as spend time with her fiancé, Peter Mercier.

She is survived by her fiancé, Peter; her mother, Ruthann Ponte; her sisters Pam Oliver and Deedee Ponte; her brothers Tony Ponte of Illinois and Stephen Ponte of New Bedford; and a great-niece, six nieces and three nephews.

Her funeral was held on April 27 in the Chapman Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, Oak Bluffs. Please visit www.ccgfuneralhome.com for online guest book and information.