Thursday, May 26, 2022

Obituaries

Adelaide Cecille Francis

Adelaide Cecille (Welch) Francis of Woodside Village in Oak Bluffs died, at the age of 83, on Wednesday, April 27, 2022. She passed peacefully away at her daughter’s home in West Tisbury, surrounded by...

Beverley Ann Brush

Beverley Ann Brush passed away at Windemere on April 29, 2022. She was a daughter of Dr. and Mrs. David C. Brush of Vineyard Haven. Despite a disability at birth, Beverley’s graduation from Tisbury High...

Celebration of life for Irene Resendes

Join us as we celebrate the life of Irene Resendes, who passed away on Feb. 10. Irene was a beloved sister, cousin, aunt, and great-aunt. She was a businesswoman, a talented knitter, and a...

Services Friday for Conrad G. Kurth

Conrad G. Kurth, 80, of Edgartown, passed away on April 28, 2022. He was the husband of Sara M. Kurth.  A graveside service will be held on Friday, May 6, at 11 am at the...

Paul C. Jackson

Paul C. Jackson, 87, of Edgartown, passed away on April 17, 2022. He was the husband of Ellen O'Brien and the late Mary E. Jackson. A graveside service was held on April 24 at the...

David K. Abbe

David K. Abbe of Falmouth passed peacefully in Boston on April 6, 2022.  David was born in Albany, N.Y., moved to Roanoke, Va., and spent his summers on Martha’s Vineyard, first as a young boy,...

Peter W. Yoars

Peter W. Yoars, 85, of Oak Bluffs, died on April 21, 2022, at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital of natural causes.  Born in Great Neck, Long Island, in 1936, Peter grew up in Bedford, N.Y., and was...

Dagmar Dockery

Dagmar Janet (Niven) Dockery, 81, of Vineyard Haven, formerly of Essex Fells and Chatham, N.J., passed away peacefully at her home on Jan. 10, 2022, following a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. She is...

Don Berube

Don Berube died peacefully at age 80 on April 3, 2022, with his wife by his side. Don was born on October 4, 1941, to Donald and Pauline Berube of Edgartown, and he grew up...

Services Thursday, Friday, for Shawn Andre Cordwell

Shawn Andre Cordwell, 53, of New Bedford and Oak Bluffs, died unexpectedly on Monday, April 18, 2022, at his Vineyard residence. Shawn graduated from West Roxbury High School, and studied culinary arts at Johnson &...

Christopher Look III

Christopher Stetson Look III of Edgartown passed peacefully on April 14, 2022, with his loved ones by his side. After many years of battling cancer and undergoing two stem cell transplants, he became a...

Paul Ronhock

Paul M. Ronhock, 85, of Edgartown, died on Tuesday morning, April 12, 2022 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. His funeral service will be private and a complete obituary will appear in another edition of...

Shirley H. Cartier

Shirley Helena Cartier, 89, of Waltham and Martha’s Vineyard, died peacefully April 14, 2022, at a Bangor, Maine, hospital. She was born July 11, 1932, in Melrose, Mass., the daughter of George and Helena...

Albert Warren Jr.

Albert W. Warren, Jr. died peacefully on April 10 at The Excell Healthcare Center in Oakland, California. A full obituary to follow, with a notice of a Celebration of Life at the P A...

Harold W. Chapdelaine

Harold W. Chapdelaine died peacefully at home on April 9, 2022, after gracefully enduring a rapidly progressing illness. Joan, his wife, the love of his life and stalwart companion, was at his side. Harold was...

George Balco

George Balco died on April 10, 2022, at his home on Martha’s Vineyard, of cancer.  George grew up in Connecticut, served in the U.S. Army as part of forces patrolling the East German border at...

Deborah Ann Willoughby

Deborah Ann Willoughby of Oak Bluffs passed away peacefully at home on March 11, 2022, surrounded by her loved ones. She was the wife of Edmund Willoughby. Deb was born on June 20, 1954, to...

Darlene P. Pachico

Darlene P. (Cook) Pachico, 87, formerly of Vineyard Haven, passed away on Monday, March 14, 2022, at Falmouth Hospital with her daughters by her side.  Darlene was born on Oct. 18, 1934, in Haverhill, daughter...

Services Saturday for Sandra C. Searle

Sandra C. Searle died at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital on March 29, 2022, after a brief and courageous battle with cancer.  Sandra was born on April 11, 1939 to Claire (Ward) and David Cryer Jr....

Josephine M. Tucker

Josephine M. Tucker (“Jojo”), 83, of Oak Bluffs, passed away on March 3, 2022. She was the wife of Philip A. Tucker, who passed away in 2015.  Jojo was born on August 14, 1938, in...