Gail Wright Goltra died peacefully on April 17, ending a 22-year battle with cancer. She was 73.
On April 14 Marion Mackay died after a brief but courageous fight with cancer. She was in the company of Bob, her adoring husband of 56 years.
Reaching his goal of making it to 100, Edward Howard Abbe died April 16, catching the Vineyard southwest wind in his beloved Saba.
John Patrick Ayers of Plymouth died peacefully on March 25. He was 76.
Norman S. Reed died unexpectedly at his home in Oak Bluffs on Sunday, April 19. He was 91.
Frances L. Alwardt, a resident of Oak Bluffs, died Sunday, April 19 at the Windsor Nursing Facility in South Yarmouth. She was 82.