Val Arend, Generous in Life and in Spirit, Dies at 89

Valgerd (Val) Thornton of Hanover and Oak Bluffs died peacefully on Nov. 16.

Olvin McBarnette Was Longtime Oak Bluffs Summer Resident

Olvin R. McBarnette died on Oct. 18 in Alexandria, Va. He was 90.

Memorial Service for Rev. Donella Siktberg

A celebration of life for the Rev. Donella Siktberg will take place on Saturday, Nov. 18.

John E. Aldeborgh, World War II Veteran, Avid Private Pilot

John Erik Aldeborgh died peacefully home in Edgartown on Nov. 3. He was 91.

Ray Hyde, Marine Engineer and Expert Sailor, Dies at 68

Raymond Griffitts Hyde of Delaplane, Va., and Vineyard Haven died in Boston on Oct. 30. He was 68.

Walt Block Was Familiar Face at Grace Church Lobster Roll Nights

Waldemar (Walt) Louis Block Jr. died peacefully on Oct. 31 after a series of illnesses. He was 94.

Judith Freeman Summered at Eel Pond in Edgartown

Judith Ballou Freeman died peacefully on Nov. 2. She was 86.

Robert Murphy, Expert Marksman, Leader in Business World

Robert Peter Murphy, of Seekonk and West Tisbury, died on Oct. 17. He was 88.

Services Nov. 4 for Joseph Figueiredo

Joseph F. Figueiredo of Vineyard Haven died on Oct. 30 at the Cape Cod Hospital. He was 78.