Donald Mayhew Traced Roots to Earliest Island Settlers

Donald Gifford Mayhew of Vineyard Haven died Tuesday at the Cape Cod Hospital. He was 87.

Barry Carroll Led Life of Adventure

Barry Joseph Carroll of Lake Forest, Ill., and East Chop died peacefully on Dec. 23 after a brief illness.

Jim Luther, Master Storyteller Who Loved Flyfishing and Edgartown

C. James Luther died on Jan. 26 at Beaumont senior living facility in Bryn Mawr, Pa. He was 90.

Dede Lawson-Johnston, Hostess, Philanthropst, Family Matriarch

Dede Lawson-Johnston died peacefully on Jan. 28.

Margaret Siebel Supported Native American Health Programs

Margaret Vaughan Siebel died suddenly on Jan. 1 of aortic dissection with her loving husband Stuart Brown by her side.

Emil Rippcondi, Pilot and Career Air Force Man

Emil (Rip) Rippcondi of Bradenton, Fla. died peacefully on Jan. 20 with his loving daughter Frances by his side.

Johanna Harris, Passionate About the Environment

Johanna Alderfer (Nan) Harris, died Jan. 22. She was 89.

Angela F. Fiorelli, Leading Businesswoman

Angela F. Fiorelli, formerly of Shrewsbury, Boston and Oak Bluffs, died on Thursday, Jan. 17 in Holland, Mich., with her family by her side. She was...

Eileen Cryer Rooted For Home Team

Eileen T. Cryer, a longtime resident of Randolph and a native of Martha’s Vineyard, died on Jan. 25.