Peter M. Williamson, Former Oak Bluffs Police Chief, Dies

Julia Wells

Peter M. Williamson, the former Oak Bluffs chief of police who served on the town force for 32 years, 28 of them as chief, died Wednesday at...

Islander Thelma Luce Baird Dies at Age 100

Thelma Luce Baird, formerly of Woodside Village in Oak Bluffs, died Jan. 22 in Windemere Nursing Home. She recently celebrated her 100th...

Richard Fitzpatrick Ran Vineyard Haven Pharmacy

Richard H. Fitzpatrick, husband of Ardis Stewart Fitzpatrick of North William street in Vineyard Haven, died Jan. 19 in the Norwood Hospital...

Ruth E. Bolles, 87, Was Enthusiastic About Island

Ruth E. Bolles, a longtime Oak Bluffs resident, died Jan. 3. Ruth and her surviving sister Olive Bishop Hill pursued careers in education and...

Betsy K. Powers, 80, Was Wide-Ranging Traveler

Betsy K. Powers, 80, of Lewisburg, Pa., died Jan. 12 at RiverWoods, Lewisburg. Born in New Britain, Conn., on July 16, 1927, she was a daughter...

Judith Ann Costa, 66, Was Lifelong Island Resident

Judith Ann Snowden Costa of Vineyard Haven died Jan. 18 at Windemere Nursing Home in Oak Bluffs after a long illness. She was 66. Judith was...

Mary Elizabeth (Molly) Shugrue, 26, Was an Artist

Mary Elizabeth (Molly) Shugrue died Jan. 7 in Los Angeles, Calif., of cardiac arrest from complications of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. She...

From Office to Duck Blind, Hannah Was Top Dog

Hannah Jane Long, a yellow Labrador retriever who lived at Nashamois Farm in Edgartown, died unexpectedly Jan. 9. Hannah was a well-known...

Maureen Campbell-Korves, Disability Advocate, Dies

Maureen Campbell-Korves died Jan. 8 at Calvary Hospital in the Bronx, N.Y. She was a civil rights activist, disability advocate, past president...

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