Heidi Rechtsteiner, Compassionate Nurse

Heidi Rechtsteiner of Gettysburg, Pa., died unexpectedly on April 25. She was 46.

Helen Dropick Devoted Her Life to Nursing

Helen Csenge Dropick died on July 21 at Monsignor Bojnowski Manor, a nursing home in New Britain, Conn. She was 100.

Martin Berger, 87, Enjoyed a Full Life

Martin Leslie Berger of Edgartown died at his home this week surrounded by his loved ones.

Mike Levitas, Former Editor of New York Times Book Review

Mike Levitas, a longtime Aquinnah seasonal resident and former editor of the New York Times Book Review, died June 22.

Kathleen S. Stevenson, Teacher, Accomplished Fiber Artist

Kathleen (Kay) Selover Stevenson died on June 4 at the Martha's Vineyard Hospital. She was 85.

John Ketcham Made Life an Adventure

A graveside service for Aquinnah summer resident, John C. Ketcham, will be held Monday, August 5 at 10 a.m.

Donald Brown, Businessman, Educator and Philanthropist

Donald Arthur (Don) Brown, a summer resident of Martha’s Vineyard for nearly 50 years, died on March 6 at his home in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

Services Saturday for Lal K. Dowley, Longtime East Chop Resident

Elizabeth (Lal) Kirwan Dowley died on July 3 at her home on East Chop. She was 94.

Jerome Paul Kenney, Financier and Family Man

Jerome Paul Kenney of Seven Gates Farm died peacefully at his Manhattan home on June 25.