Estelle Rae Coleman memorial service

The family of Estelle Rae Coleman invites you to attend a memorial service in her memory on Sunday, August 3. Mrs. Coleman died in Sunnyvale, California, on December 24, 2013 at the age of 92. The service will take place at the Portuguese-American Club, Vineyard Ave., Oak Bluffs at 1 pm, followed by a light lunch.

Patricia A. Costa

mass will be celebrated in Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Massasoit Ave, Oak Bluffs at 10 am, Wednesday, July 23, followed by burial in the Oak Grove Cemetery, Oak Bluffs. Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, Oak Bluffs. Patricia A. Costa died after a brief illness […]

Funeral Mass for Donald L. DeSorcy Monday

Donald L. DeSorcy of West Tisbury died on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Longhill Assisted Living Facility in Edgartown. He was 85. Donald’s Funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 am on Monday, July 21, in St. Augustine’s Church, Franklin St., Vineyard Haven. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery, Vineyard Haven. Donations in […]

Edwin I. Landers

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

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

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., […]

Service for Barbara June Carter

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 B. Sanders

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. McSweeney

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

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 […]