Dr. George Sharpe, 90, Summered on Vineyard

Born in Chicago, Ill., in 1917, the older of two sons of immigrant parents, George Sharpe attended Cornell College and the University of...

Orland Alwardt, Whistling Oak Bluffs Mechanic, Dies

Orland S.M. Alwardt died at the Massachusetts General Hospital on Nov. 22, after a long battle with pulmonary fibrosis and pneumonia....

Priscilla Keiper Vincent Was Visitor to Chilmark

Jane Slater

Priscilla Keiper Vincent, 55, of Niskayuna, N.Y., died on Nov. 22 at Ellis Hospital with her loving family by her side. She fought a courageous...

Vineyard Nurse Judy Hatt Loved Family, Animals

Judy Hatt died unexpectedly in her sleep on Sunday, Nov. 25. She was 68. Judy was born in the town of Oak Bluffs on Nov. 15, 1939, the...

Island Service on Sunday For Beloved Peggy Lobdell

Margaret K. (Peggy) Lobdell was born August 8, 1921 in Bridgeport, Conn. She was the daughter of Stephen P. Kish and Margaret Lehman Kish....

Mark Immelt, 62, Was Gentle, Generous and Funny

Mark Wesley Immelt, 62, of Hamilton, Ohio and the Vineyard, died unexpectedly on Nov. 25, at his home in Vineyard Haven. Mark was born on...

John E. Holmes Jr.

John E. Holmes Jr., 60, died Wednesday, Nov. 21, in Boston. Mr. Holmes, who lived on the Vineyard for over 15 years, was a talented metal worker...

Willoughby Mercer, 92, Was Aeronautical Engineer

Capt. Willoughby (Bill) Mercer, (USN, Retired) died peacefully at his home in Coronado, Calif. on Nov. 19. He was 92 years old.

Helen Grace Franklin Trained Dogs for Show

Helen Grace Carlson Franklin died on Tuesday, Nov. 20 at her home in Vineyard Haven after a long illness with Parkinson’s Disease. She was born...

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