Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Obituaries

Aaron James Tripp

Aaron James Tripp, recently of Falmouth and previously of Martha’s Vineyard, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 30, 2020, at Massachusetts General Hospital.  A graveside service for the burial of his remains will be held on...

Jasmine Leigh Reed

Our beautiful Jasmine passed away suddenly on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. She was just a month shy of her 30th birthday. Jasmine Leigh Reed was born in Buffalo, N.Y. She was brought to Martha’s Vineyard...

Barbara Almquist

Barbara Ann Almquist died peacefully in her home in Edgartown on June 23, 2020, with her daughter by her side. She was 86 years of age. Her death was brought on by metastatic melanoma.  Born...

Robyn Bandele Nash

Robyn Bandele Nash, Esq., of Edgartown, a dancer and attorney, died peacefully on June 25, 2020. Her 14-year journey with cancer ended surrounded by loved ones in her family home. She was 66. Robyn was...

Celebration of life for Patrick Ryer

A celebration of life for Patrick (“Pat”) Ryer will be held at 1045 Mason Ave., Daytona Beach, Fla., on July 8, 2020. Pat was a landscaper and a musician for many years on the...

John Stewart Moffet

John Stewart Moffet passed away peacefully in his Edgartown home, surrounded by his family, after a courageous battle with cancer. John was born in Peoria, Ill., and grew up in the rural, western Illinois town...

Allan F. Davey

Allan F. Davey, 85, died on Monday morning, June 29, 2020, at his home in Vineyard Haven. He was predeceased by his wife, Judith C. (Knudsen) Davey, in February 2014.  Visitation will be held on...

Mary Stokes French

Mary Stokes French, 92, of West Tisbury, passed away on June 29, 2020, at her home. She was the wife of the late George M. French Jr., who passed in January 2010.  A burial will...

Carl E. Greer Jr.

Carl E. Greer Jr., 84, died Saturday night, June 27, 2020, at his home at Woodside Village in Oak Bluffs.  A memorial service will be held at a later date, and a complete obituary will...

Christopher Fried

A longtime resident of Martha’s Vineyard, Christopher Owen Fried died on June 20, 2020. He was 73 years old. Chris is survived by his daughter, Heather Dyas-Fried; son-in-law, Sean Roach, and two grandchildren, Everest and...

Robyn Bandele Nash

Robyn Bandele Nash, Esq., 66, of Edgartown died on Thursday evening, June 25, 2020, at the family home in Oak Bluffs.  She was predeceased by her parents, Mildred L. (Teixeira) Nash and Robert J. Nash.  Her...

Donald Hurley Jr.

Donald Hurley Jr., beloved husband of 51 years to the late Nancy Mae Hurley, died on March 18, 2020, after a long illness. He was 78. Born on Nov. 15, 1941, in Boston, Don was...

Katherine G. Manning

Katherine G. Manning, 96, of Oak Bluffs, formerly of North Quincy, passed away on June 23, 2020. Katherine was a member of the Holy Ghost Association for many years, where she served as secretary. Her...

Dr. Susan Whiting Shanok

Dr. Susan Whiting Shanok, N.C. Psy. A. of New York City and Chilmark, passed away peacefully in her sleep early in the morning on Tuesday, May 26, 2020.  Susan was the wife of William Shanok...

Danguole Gabis

Danguole Gabis, a longtime resident of Martha's Vineyard, passed away on June 17, 2020.  For a number of years she taught at the Regional High School. After retirement she worked at Vineyard Gardens.  She is survived...

Carol L. Derry

Carol L. (Corso) Derry, born in 1941, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 12, 2020, at home in Providence, R.I.  Born and raised in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was a daughter of Edward Corso and Jean...

John Albert Hargreaves

John Albert Hargreaves (“Jack”) died at age 87 on June 8, 2020.  Jack was born on August 4, 1932, in Willimantic, Conn., to Edna Vanderman Hargreaves and John Albert Hargreaves. Jack graduated in 1950 from...

Roberta Lea Hutchison

Roberta Lea Hutchison passed away quietly in her sleep, with her life partner John and her velcro Havanese Watson by her side, on June 1, 2020.  Robbie was born in Lincoln, Neb., on Jan. 2,...

Katherlyn Harrison

Katherlyn Harrison passed away after a long battle with dementia on May 30, 2020.  Born Katherlyn Elise DuBose, on May 26, 1927, in Pensacola, Fla., she was known to family and friends as “Little Sister.”...

Penny Clarke Wigglesworth

Penny Clarke Wigglesworth, of Naples, Fla., formerly of Marblehead, born on Dec. 29, 1938, passed away on May 30, 2020, at the Avow Hospice House in Naples. She transitioned to “a place of pure...