Elizabeth Bennett Smith

Elizabeth Bennett Smith, affectionately known to many as Libby, died peacefully at Essex Meadows Health Center, surrounded by her family and the healthcare staff,...

Herbert L. Abrams

Herbert Leroy Abrams, physician, researcher, author, and activist, died peacefully at home in Palo Alto, California, on January 20, 2016, surrounded by family. He...

Vernon Laux, well known Island birder and columnist, dies at 60

Vernon “Vern” Laux of Nantucket, a beloved self-taught birder who was widely known on Martha’s Vineyard, where for years he lived and contributed birding...

Pete Huttlinger

Guitarist, composer and medical marvel Pete Huttlinger died Friday, Jan. 15) at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville at the age of 54.  He...

Donald Edward Turnell

Donald Edward Turnell of Lewes, Del., formerly of Oak Bluffs, died on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, at Christiana Care Health Systems, in Newark, Del.,...

Lillian Strauss Kellman

Lillian Strauss Kellman, a gifted storyteller, died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, in Menemsha. She was 89. Lillian was born on May 8th, 1926, to Sophie...

M. Danielle Kish

M. Danielle (Yarbrough) Kish of Edgartown and Oak Bluffs died unexpectedly on Dec. 29, 2015, after a joyous Christmas weekend filled with family, friends,...

Phyllis M. Gourley

Phyllis M. Gourley died on Dec. 25, 2015, at home in Tucson, Ariz. She was 90. Phyllis was born on August 27, 1925, in Norwood,...

Hugh James MacInnis Jr.

Hugh James MacInnis Jr. died suddenly on Sunday morning, Jan. 3, 2016, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital where he was born. He was 74....

Kristin Thelvarda (Coakley) Sears

Kristin Thelvarda (Coakley) Sears, 79, of Falmouth died on Dec. 29. She was the wife of Harold H. Sears. She was born and raised in...