Mary Fischer, a Vibrant Spirit and Lifelong Islander

Mary Fischer died peacefully in her sleep on Monday, Feb. 9, at the Falmouth Hospital following a brief stay. She was 66.

Marilyn Dawson Had a Passion for All Things Musical

Marilyn Dawson died peacefully at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital on Jan. 20. She was 82. She waited for her husband, the Rev. Paul S. Dawson, to be...

Florence (Flip) Horton Was Active Volunteer

Florence (Flip) Louise Curme Horton of Vineyard Haven died peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 9, after a short stay at Windemere Nursing and Rehabilitation...

Margaret Peak Lived the American Experience

Margaret Peak, whose life epitomized the American 20th century experience, died Monday, Feb. 2, with her son L. Anthony Peak at her side. She was 95.

Estelle Robinson Was Rutgers Professor, Founded Collaborative Programs

For more than fifty years Estelle Robinson spent summers on the Vineyard. She died quietly at home in West Orange, N.J., on Feb. 6, just weeks from...

Ellen Wetherbee Spent Later Years Living on the Vineyard

Ellen (Reidy) Wetherbee, a resident of the Henrietta Brewer House in Vineyard Haven, died peacefully on Monday, Feb. 2, at the Falmouth Hospital...

Island Landscapes Inspired Artist Selina Trieff

Selina Trieff, a renowned artist, died peacefully in her sleep on Jan. 14 in her home at Wellfleet. She had struggled for many years with...

Bruce Slater

Bruce Slater of Chilmark died in Boston on Jan. 27 after an illness. He was 81.

Ellen Reidy Wetherbee

Ellen Reidy Wetherbee of Vineyard Haven died at Falmouth Hospital on Monday, Feb. 2. She was 88.