Edwin Irving Landers died on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital of pneumonia and complications. He was 91. He was born August 11, 1922, one of five children of Ernest and Bessie Landers. He was married to Olive S. Landers who predeceased him and also two sons, Edwin J. and Stephen Landers. […]
Lillian Ludwig, also affectionately known as “Finny,” died on Monday, July 14, 2014 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. She was 92 years young and lovingly cared for by staff and administrators of Windemere Nursing and Rehabilitation Center for several years. Lillian was a faithful Christian. All who remember Finny loved her humor, wit, and feistiness. She is survived […]
Harriett (Betty) F. Goodwin died peacefully with her son by her side on July 8, 2014, at the McCall Hospice House in Simpsonville, S.C., following complications from a heart attack. A resident of Westminster Retirement Center in Greenville, S.C., for five years, Betty was 95 years old. She was born in 1919 in Fort Caswell, N.C., […]
A graveside service for the burial of Barbara June (Pinchback) Carter, of Oak Bluffs and Mapleville, R.I., will be held at 11 am on Monday, July 21, in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Oak Bluffs. Ms. Carter died on July 6 at the age of 86. She was predeceased by her husband, Dr. Ulysses T. […]
Charles Brabson Sanders II (more affectionately known as Chuck, Ceebs, CB, East Chop Charlie and Gompy) died peacefully on July 3, 2014 in the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital, following a battle with leukemia. He was 90. He was born in Montclair, N.J., to Louise G. and James W. Sanders on December 11, 1923. He graduated from […]
William T .“Mac” McSweeney Sr. (Ret. Lt. Randolph Police Dept.) of Edgartown and formerly of Randolph died on June 23, 2014 at the age of 84. Born in Boston, Bill grew up in Dorchester. He lived in Randolph for many years before retiring to Edgartown and Florida. He retired as a Lieutenant from the Town […]
Richard L. Saint-Amant of Marlborough, formerly of Melrose, died peacefully on June 28, 2014, surrounded by family, at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital after a two-year battle with cancer. He was 65. Richard was born on July 1, 1948, in Grand Isle, Maine. He graduated from Van Buren District High School, the University of Maine, and Thunderbird […]
A memorial service for Floyd “Clark” Maffitt will be held at the First Congregational Church in West Tisbury at 2 pm on Saturday, July 12. Mr. Maffitt died in Boston on June 4, 2014.
Vineyard friends are welcome to celebrate the life of Margaret “Pat” Matola on Saturday, July 12, during an 11 am memorial mass at Our Lady Star of the Sea in Oak Bluffs. Pat died on Monday, June 23, 2014.
Robert W. Kelley of Edgartown died peacefully on Monday evening July 7 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital surrounded by his loving family. He was 95. He was predeceased by his wife, Dorothy Ellen (Scott) Kelley. A complete obituary and service information will follow in a future edition of The Times. Arrangements are under the care of […]