Gertrude Hart Loved Flowers, Worked for New Jersey Department of Transportation

Gertrude Charlotte Hart of Vineyard Haven and Royal Palm Beach, Fla., died on May 25 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. She was 89.

Kendra Frakes, Cheerful Gazette Receptionist, Loyal Friend

A celebration of life for Kendra LaDow Frakes will be held on Saturday, June 4 at the Island Inn in Oak Bluffs.

Martha Farwell, 92, Beloved Family Matriarch

Martha Allen Farwell of Hudson, Ohio, formerly of Edgartown, died at age 92.

Memorial Service for James E. Barrett

A graveside service for James E. Barrett will be held on Saturday, June 4 at 12:30 p.m. at the West Tisbury Cemetery.

Raymond Dahill Jr., Pilot, Traveler, Student of Marine Life

Raymond A. Dahill Jr. died peacefully at Mass General Hospital on May 22. He was 74.

John Leaird, Family Man, Avid Fisherman and Basketball Fan

John Edwin Leaird, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, died peacefully on May 22 of complications from metastatic prostate cancer. He...

Barbara Polleys Parker Enjoyed Travel and Vineyard Beaches

Barbara Polleys Parker died on Sunday, May 22 at her home in Agawam. She was 86.

Sharon Miller Embraced Life, Nurtured Others

Sharon Lynn Miller of Manchester, Conn., Moultonboro, N.H., and Martha’s Vineyard died peacefully on Tuesday, May 17. She was 73.

Robert (Hawkeye) Jacobs Plied the Shoreline for Bass and Blues

Robert Scott (Hawkeye) Jacobs died at his Oak Bluffs home on Sunday, May 8. He was 68 and was well known among fishermen on Martha’s Vineyard.