Warren E. Fish, 81, Mason, Shriner, Former Edgartown Resident

Warren E. Fish died peacefully on Sunday, April 3 after a brief illness. He was 81.

Helen Bowring, Fiercely Independent and Original; Devoted to Art

Helen Hulbert Bowring died suddenly but peacefully at her beloved winter home in Barbados on March 17. She was 94.

Memorial Service for Philip Lockwood Swift

A memorial service for Philip Lockwood Swift will be held at the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home on Saturday, April 16 at 11 a.m.

Bill Simmons Jr., Familiar Sight Bicycling in Katama, Saw Babe Ruth Play at Fenway

Sumner Earl (Bill) Simmons Jr. of Down Harbor Road in Edgartown and Barrington, R.I. died on March 22 after a long illness. He was 95.

Mary Marshall Loved to Knit, Donated Hats to Red Stocking Fund

Mary Isobel Marshall of Vineyard Haven died on Wednesday, March 16 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. She was 88.

David Douglas, Owner of Rainbow Farm Who Bred Prize-Winning Charolais Cattle

David Ogden Douglas, who owned Rainbow Farm in West Tisbury, died March 18 in Ocala, Fla.

Estey Teller, Family Matriarch, Lifelong Islander, Derby Champion

Estey Frances (Look) Teller died peacefully on March 23 at her home in Edgartown after an extended illness. She was 83.

Alan Willens, 80, Harthaven Man Full of Heart

Alan Rush Willens died peacefully on Monday, March 14 with his family at his side.

Ellen Orleans Was Active in Community Affairs

Ellen Sonia (Shufro) Orleans of Vineyard Haven died Sept. 24, 2015, the day after her 89th birthday.