Virginia F. Poole, 73, Touched Island With Enthusiasm for Life

Phyllis Meras

Virginia Fedor Poole of Chilmark, whose life touched virtually every Island resident, died March 5 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital after a long...

Cary W.L. Scheller

Cary W.L. Scheller, 97, died peacefully Monday, March 10 at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. A memorial gathering will be held later this spring. An...

Islanders Recall Herb Putnam, 59

One measure of a well-lived life is not just accomplishment but how one’s work affected people met along the way. Several hundred people...

Edvard Meisner Helped Preserve Cranberry Bogs

Word has been received from Tartu, Estonia, of the death of Edvard Meisner. Edvard was a frequent visitor to the Vineyard during the 1990s. Here...

Dancer, Founder of The Yard, Patricia Nanon Dies at Age 84

Lauren Martin

Patricia N. Nanon, the modern dancer and choreographer who created the Chilmark performing arts colony The Yard, died peacefully last Friday at...

Virginia Poole

Virginia Poole of Chilmark died peacefully at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital on March 5 after a long illness. She was 73 and was well known on the...

Dr. Gabriel J. DeBlase

Dr. Gabriel Joseph DeBlase, 76, of Vineyard Haven died March 5 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. He was the husband of Helen Van Allen DeBlase.

Fred Jordan Schatz, 60, Was Psychiatric Nurse

Fred Jordan Schatz of Billerica and Oak Bluffs died surrounded by family and friends on Feb. 29 at the Sawtelle Family Hospice House in Reading...

Carlton J. Condon, 89, Served in World War II

Carlton J. Condon died at his home on the Vineyard on Feb. 19. He was 89. He was predeceased by his wife Mady in 2004. He was born in Boston...

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