Eva Borglund Gallant Was Prolific Artist; Found Beauty in Simple Things

Eva Borglund Gallant died in Ayer on Sept. 24 at the age of 85 from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. 

William Erskine Gallant Jr., World War II Veteran, Was Passionate About Politics and Social Justice

William Erskine Gallant Jr. died at his home in Charleston, S.C. on Nov. 12. at the age of 89.

Jeanne Wells, Longtime Chairman of All-Island Art Show, Led a Full Life

Jeanne L. Wells of Athens, Ohio died unexpectedly on Thursday, Nov. 19, at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus. She was 88.

Memorial Service Saturday for Cynthia Walsh

A memorial service for Cynthia Walsh will be held this Saturday, Nov. 28 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Grange Hall in West Tisbury.

Marion Finbury Was Legendary Guidance Counselor, Avid Reader and Lifelong Learner

Marion Kramer Finbury died in her sleep after a brief illness on Saturday morning, Nov. 21, at her home in North Andover. She was 88.

Mary Rogers, Former Oak Bluffs Tax Collector and Devoted Family Matriarch

Mary Kidder Rogers died peacefully on Saturday, Nov. 21 at the age of 88.

Jack (Mervie) Schimmelman Was a True Original

Jack (Mervie) Schimmelman died on Nov. 5 after years of medical complications throughout which he never gave up a singular determination to make art.

Gerry Ferreira, Beloved Presence in Downtown Oak Bluffs

Geraldo Ferreira, (known to all as Gerry) died in his sleep on Nov. 10 in his apartment overlooking a slice of Oak Bluffs Harbor.

James K. Victoria, Former Oak Bluffs Summer Resident

James K. Victoria of Stonington, Conn., died Friday, Nov. 13 after a brief illness. He was 79.