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Services Saturday for John Gibb

John Gibb passed away peacefully on the morning of July 27, 2022, in Falmouth. He was born on June 20, 1956, at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital to John and Victoria (Pease) Gibb, and grew up...

Services Sunday for Lynn M. Searle-Strem

Lynn M. Searle-Strem passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on August 1, 2022. Lynn was a deeply beloved mother of two children, Sarah and Matthew, and wife of Daniel Strem. Lynn...

Jacque Cage

Jacque Cage, 75, passed away on July 20, 2022, at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital, due to complications from lung cancer. Jacque was born in Queens, N.Y., living near a large extended family of grandparents, aunts, uncles,...

Christina Lyn Souza

A beautiful soul was called home on Wednesday, July 20, 2022, and Christy found herself wrapped in the gentle arms of the Lord. In her 13-year battle with metastatic breast cancer, Christy’s strength was...

Ursula Prada

Ursula Prada passed away unexpectedly on July 9, 2022, at her home at 134 Katama Road, Edgartown. She suffered a short but intense illness before she died at 62 years.  Ursula grew up in and...

Margaret and Giulio Pontecorvo

Giulio Pontecorvo, a professor of economics who taught at Columbia University for four decades and served as an advisor to the U.S. and foreign governments, including the U.N.’s Food and Agriculture Organization, the U.S....

Dr. John Barry Thomas

Dr. John Barry Thomas, 95, of Oak Bluffs, passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2022. Jack passed away peacefully at his home in Harthaven.  He was born in New Haven, Conn., on May 18, 1927,...

Margaret Vincent Kelley

Margaret Vincent Kelley (“Peg”) passed away on July 3, 2022, after a brief illness.  She was born in Boston on June 29, 1933, to Charles Holley Vincent and Kathleen Monica Matthews of Newton and Edgartown.  Peg...

James Turner Ciciora

James Turner Ciciora, 93, of Oak Bluffs, passed away on July 16, 2022, at his home.  A complete obituary will appear in a later edition of this paper, and a celebration of life will be...

Carolyn Jane Edmunds

Carolyn Jane Gould Edmunds of Falmouth died peacefully on Saturday, July 9, 2022, aged 92.  Mrs. Edmunds, formerly of Edgartown and Worcester, was known for her style, intellect, and humor. She traveled extensively, threw terrific...

Ashley Thomas DePriest

Ashley Thomas DePriest died peacefully at Newton Wellesley Hospital on July 17, 2022, after a long illness. His four sons — Joe Shaun DePriest, Shaun Joe DePriest, James Reid DePriest Occouch Vanderhoop, and Luke Tyler...

Ursula Prada

Ursula Prada, 62, of Edgartown, passed away on July 9, 2022, at her home.  Her burial will be held privately, and a memorial service will be held at a later date, to be announced. A...

Margaret DeVane Logue

Margaret DeVane Logue, just shy of 96 years old, passed away peacefully in her home in West Tisbury on Wednesday, June 22, 2022. Born in New Haven, Conn., in 1926, Margaret was the eldest child...

Katy Lynn Guerin

Katy Guerin was a loving mom, grandmother, wife, and sister, who died peacefully on June 30, 2022, at the age of 66. Katy was a loving, kind, and thoughtful spirit, who lived a full...

Sandra Mitchell

Sandra Mitchell of Shrewsbury passed away suddenly on July 3, 2022. Sandi grew up in Vineyard Haven, and enjoyed visits back there to visit with family. She was an accomplished quilter and knitter, who knitted...

Memorial Saturday for Doris Isabelle Williams

A memorial graveside service for Doris Isabelle Williams will be held on Saturday, July 16, at 11 am, at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Oak Bluffs. Doris passed away on Dec. 21, 2019.

Margaret Vincent Kelley

Margaret Vincent Kelley (“Peg”), 89, of Silver Spring, Md., and formerly of Edgartown, died on Sunday morning, July 3, 2022, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. She was predeceased by her husband, James H. Kelley,...

Joyce Arnold Hall

Joyce Arnold Hall passed away Thursday morning, June 16, 2022, in Edgartown, at the age of 92. Joyce was born in 1929, and was raised in Willimantic, Conn., the fourth child of Arthur Arnold and...

Services Friday for Michael P. Lindheimer

Michael P. Lindheimer, 81, of Edgartown and Sarasota, Fla., passed away on June 28, 2022, with family by his side.  Michael grew up in Queens, N.Y., and received engineering degrees from Cooper Union and Stevens...

Sharon S. Rzemien

Sharon Shirley (Roy) Rzemien, 63, of Cumberland, R.I., passed from this world on April 24, 2022, after several years of complicated illness. Sharon was born on July 5, 1958, to Mertice E. (Wheaton) Roy of...