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Geraldine Norton Pinto

Geraldine Norton Pinto (“Gerry”) passed away peacefully on Dec. 5, 2021, at the Windemere Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Martha’s Vineyard, at the age of 92. Born in Tisbury on Sept. 12, 1929, the second...

Carla M. Furtaw

Carla M. (Pachico) Furtaw, 57, died on Thursday evening, Dec 2, 2021, at her home in Vineyard Haven. She was the wife of Steven E. Furtaw.  Her graveside service will be held at a later...

Louise Hoover Neuhoff

Louise Hoover Neuhoff died of natural causes on Nov. 18, 2021, at her longtime home in Edgartown. She was 91, and had been a summer resident on the Vineyard for more than 60 years,...

Jane M. Puetthoff

Jane M. (Cunningham) Puetthoff, 74, of Vineyard Haven, died on Tuesday morning, Nov. 30, 2021, at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. She was predeceased by her husband, Dr. Heinz-Helmer Puetthoff, in October 2019. Jane was...

William Stewart

The moon was full, in the season when the veils between the worlds are thin, when William Stewart left this life on Oct. 20, 2021. He planned his leaving down to the last detail,...

Warren Cecil Morse

Warren Cecil Morse died on Nov. 24, 2021. He was 82. Born in Mansfield, Warren was a graduate of Wentworth Institute and Northeastern University as a metallurgical engineer. He worked for Leach and Garner for...

Richard Gleason

Richard Gleason, 84, of Vineyard Haven, beloved husband and father, passed away peacefully at home on Nov. 30, 2021.  Richard was born in Dedham on Dec. 27, 1936, to Thomas and Gertrude (Lebline), the fifth...

John T. Hughes

John Thomas Hughes, a man of many talents, died peacefully on Nov. 28, 2021, at the age of 99, four months shy of his 100th birthday. To the national and international scientific community, he was...

Thomas Norton

Thomas (Alden) Norton passed away peacefully on Nov. 28, 2021, at the Windemere Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Martha’s Vineyard, at the age of 95. Born in Tisbury on August 8, 1926, the eldest of...

Carol Besse Eno

Carol Besse Eno of Vineyard Haven passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Nov. 10, 2021, in her home on her beloved Island of Martha’s Vineyard.  Born on March 6, 1946, in Fort Lauderdale,...

Dr. Diane Demarest Becker

After a long battle with breast cancer, Diane M. Becker, Sc.D., MPH, R.N., an expert in the prevention and management of coronary artery disease, passed away peacefully at home in Baltimore, Md., on Nov....

Laurence A. Mercier

Laurence A. Mercier, 81, died on Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021, at his home in Edgartown. He was the husband of Doris (McNeil) Mercier.  His funeral service will be private, and a complete obituary will appear...

Kent Healy

Kent Allen Healy, West Tisbury select board member, passed peacefully, surrounded by his family and friends, on October 31, 2021. He was 89 years old. Kent was born in New Haven, Conn., to Ruth Emily...

Clara S. Rabbitt

Clara Silva Rabbitt was born on Sept. 13, 1921, to Virginia and Joseph Silva in the farmhouse at T Lane Farm in Chilmark, and died peacefully at her home in Vineyard Haven on Easter...

Ann Louise Whitcomb Scotten

Ann Louise Whitcomb Scotten, beloved wife of Dr. Gregory T. Scotten, died in Locust Grove, Va., on Nov. 6, 2021.  She was born in New York City on August 16, 1938, to Leslie and Kathryn...

Louise Neuhoff

Louise (Hoover) Neuhoff, 91, of Martha’s Vineyard and North Palm Beach, Fla., died on Nov. 18, 2021, at her home in Edgartown.  Her funeral service will be private, and a complete obituary will appear in...

Robert C. de Lisle

Robert C. de Lisle (“Bob”), 86, of Edgartown, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Tuesday evening, Nov. 16, 2021. His friendly nature and enthusiasm for life will be greatly missed.  Bob...

Howard Harding Brown

Howard Harding Brown was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on August 2, 1923, to Frank J. Brown and Anne L. Brown, and lived on Gramercy Place in Manhattan. Eventually the family moved to New Jersey,...

Kathleen Sally Berard

The lively soul of Kathleen Sally Berard was released into heaven after fighting for her life in Roger Williams Medical Center in Providence, R.I. on Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021. Sally was many things to...

Paul J. Watts

Paul J. Watts of Long Island, Maine, passed away on Nov. 11, 2021, at the age of 71, of rapid onset and progression vascular dementia.  Paul was born in Shepperton, England, in February 1950, and...
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