Friday, June 14, 2024

Obituaries

Ronald J. Pine

Ronald J. Pine, 85, died peacefully on May 18, 2024, at his home in Vineyard Haven. He was the husband of June E. Pine, and father of Ronald Pine Jr. and David Pothier Sr.  A...

Peter R. Hefler

A celebration of life service for Peter R. Hefler is planned for Saturday, June 1, at 2 pm at Chapman Funerals in Oak Bluffs, with burial of ashes to follow in Oak Grove Cemetery...

Robert Smith Bruguiere

A graveside service for Robert Smith Bruguiere will be held at the Edgartown New West Side Cemetery on Monday, June 3, at 11 am. A celebration of life will follow, at the Baylies Room...

Peter Hefler

Maj. Peter R. Hefler, USAF (Ret.), a transportation aficionado and the Vineyard Transit Authority’s biggest enthusiast, died March 24 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. He was 83.  Peter was born in Boston on...

Gail Knight Derick

Gail Knight Derick, 89, passed away following a brief illness on March 23, 2024, surrounded by her loving family.  Gail was born on May 25, 1934, in Brockton, and attended Middlebury College, where she met...

Diego Messina

Diego Messina, a spirited and adventurous soul, left us at the age of 90 for the great golf course in the sky. Born on a day of hope and joy, Christmas 1933, Diego’s life was...

Services Saturday for Lawrence O. Stearns

A graveside service for Lawrence O. Stearns (“Larry”) will be held at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Oak Bluffs on May 25, at 1 pm, followed by a gathering at the Parish House in...

Jane Street

Jane (Fulton) Street, wife of the late Lawrence Street, passed away peacefully at home, with daughter Cynthia Brown, son Lawrence Street, and daughter Jennifer Street by her side. She is predeceased by her brother,...

Services Saturday for William B. Parry

A graveside service for William B. Parry will be held on Saturday, May 18, at noon at Abel's Hill Cemetery in Chilmark. A reception will follow at the Chilmark Community Center.  William was a longtime...

Marilyn Fish

Marilyn Fish (“Pinky”), 88, passed away peacefully on May 2, 2024, in Oak Bluffs.  She was born on April 9, 1936, to Richard and Mildred Eishold of Ludlow. Pinky was the second youngest of nine...

Deurward L. Hughes

Dr. Deurward L. Hughes died just shy of his 93rd birthday (May 3, 1931) on Tuesday, April 30, 2024, at his home in West Tisbury. He was the husband of Dr. Terry Kriedman.  A complete...

Marion H. Cardoza

Marion H. Cardoza, 102, prior to her birthday on May 12, died at the Royal Cotuit on May 1, 2024. Marion was the spouse of Lillian Y. Anderson of Oak Bluffs.  Visiting hours in the...

William B. Parry

A graveside service for William B. Parry will be held on Saturday, May 18, at 12 pm at Abel's Hill Cemetery in Chilmark. A reception will follow at the Chilmark Community Center.  William was a...

Services for Joseph John Prebeg

There will be a celebration to honor the life of Joseph John Prebeg at the M.V. Agricultural Hall on Saturday, June 8, at 2 pm. After the celebration, there will be a ceremony at...

Services Saturday for Elizabeth Flanders Campbell

Elizabeth Flanders Campbell, 64, peacefully died at her home in Chilmark on March 8, 2024, surrounded by her family.  She was the loving wife of Jim Welch, and mother of Mariah and Jessica Campbell.  A celebration...

Lawrence Oren Stearns

Lawrence Oren Stearns, 90, died on Wednesday, March 20, 2024, at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Larry was the son of Marion (Hale) and Elton Stearns. He grew up in Waltham with his two brothers, Russell and...

Ernest S. Lamoreaux III

Ernest S. Lamoreaux III (“Bud”) died on March 5 at his home in Edgartown. He was 89. Bud is survived by his wife Susan and their three daughters: Sheri Lamoreaux, Melissa Brink and her husband...

Services Saturday for Richard Jennings

A memorial Mass for Richard Jennings will be held on Saturday, April 27, at 11 am at St. Augustine’s Church in Vineyard Haven, followed by burial at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Oak Bluffs. After...

Mary Priscilla Thifault

Mary Priscilla Thifault, 88, died on Sunday, April 14, 2024, at her home in Vineyard Haven. She was predeceased by her husband, Frederick W. Thifault, on May 9, 2019.  A memorial Mass will be celebrated...

Mildred Leona MacDonald

A funeral memorial Mass for Mildred Leona MacDonald will be held on Saturday, May 11, at 11 am, at St. Augustine's Church in Vineyard Haven. Burial will be held at Blue Hill Cemetery in...