Ralph J. Jones

Ralph J. Jones of West Tisbury died at Massachusetts General Hospital on Nov. 30. He was 93.

Claudio Gasparini, Artist and World Traveler

Claudio Gasparini was born in 1957 and raised in the Friuli region of northern Italy.

Redi Gelinas, Formerly of Edgartown, Dies at 92

Meredith E. (Redi) Gelinas of Jupiter, Fla., died Nov. 24.

Marilyn Abrams, Social Worker and Ceramic Sculptor

Marilyn Spitz Abrams, who spent summers on the Vineyard for more than 40 years, died at home in Palo Alto, Calif.

Jack Lesperance, Active Volunteer, Worked for Island Queen

John T. (Jack) Lesperance of Gardner died unexpectedly Thursday, Nov. 10, while vacationing in Costa Rica. He was 77.

Ginny Langley, Devoted to Faith and Family

Anne Virginia (Ginny) Langley of Edgartown and Naples, Fla., died peacefully after a brief illness on Monday, Nov. 21. She was 85.

Frederic Sonnenberg, Familiar Sight at Farm Neck

Frederic Arthur Sonnenberg of The Villages, Fla., and Oak Bluffs died at home on Nov. 25, surrounded by his family. He was 84.

John VanPutten, Men's Softball Star, Always Lent a Helping Hand

John Howard VanPutten, 46, died peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 27 at his home in Vineyard Haven.

Karen Packish Had a Big Heart and Nurturing Spirit

Karen Elizabeth Packish died at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital on Nov. 22. She was 63.