Duncan MacDonald

Members of the Scottish Society Ed Pierce, Bruce McNamee, Rev. Leo Christian and Deborah Medders visited with 104-year-old Vineayrd Haven resident Duncan MacDonald, center. — Lexi Pline

Duncan MacDonald, 104, died on July 18, 2020, at the Henrietta Brewer House in Vineyard Haven. 

Duncan was an accomplished writer and interviewer, active in radio and in the early days of television in New York and Boston. She moved to the Vineyard in 1976, where her work continued. She was a founding member of the Scottish Society of Martha’s Vineyard, which paid tribute to her in May, and was involved in Scottish pursuits nationally. 

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, August 1, at 1 pm, at the Oak Grove Cemetery, State Road, in Vineyard Haven. A full obituary will follow in a future edition of this paper.