Thursday, February 22, 2024

Community Notes

Sherry Linthicum Winnette

Sherry Linthicum Winnette, a teacher and conservationist who was an Island resident for the latter part of her career, died on February 12 at the age of 59.

Nancy Bradford Whiting

Nancy Bradford Whiting, known for her gentle and compassionate nature, died of a heart attack at her home in Montpelier, Vermont, on February 3, 2012.

Zelda Kaplan

Zelda Kaplan, women's rights activist and beloved nightlife darling, died Wednesday, February 15, in New York City of natural causes.

Richard Ashton Hutchinson

Richard Ashton (Dick) Hutchinson of Vineyard Haven, died peacefully at home, surrounded by family on February 1, 2012 after a brief battle with cancer.

Edmund J. Silva

Edmund Silva of Oak Bluffs died on February 5, 2012, at Massachusetts General Hospital, shortly before his 81st birthday.

Sheryl Lyn Cunningham

Sheryl Lyn Cunningham, 49, of Hillside Village in Vineyard Haven died on February 4, 2012 at the Martha's Vineyard Hospital.

William Emerson Gilmour

William Emerson Gilmour, 89, died peacefully surrounded by his family on Wednesday, February 8, 2012.

Elizabeth Walker White

On November 15, 2011, Elizabeth Walker White of Vineyard Haven died peacefully in her sleep of pneumonia at Windemere.

Nancy Jane Farrissey

Nancy Jane (McDonald) Farrissey died peacefully in her sleep on February 3, 2012.

Dorothy Mae Borselle

Dorothy Mae (Stankoski) Borselle of Yarmouth, Maine, and formerly of New Britain, Conn.

Warren William Cookson

Warren William Cookson Jr.

Michael “Mike” Moraga

Michael "Mike" Moraga, 56, of Oak Bluffs, died peacefully on January 20, 2012.