Beach Bennett Was Gifted Equestrian Teacher

Beatrice (Beach) Phillipps Bennett died peacefully in her sleep on Sept. 17 at her home in Chilmark. She was surrounded by family and friends,...

Dick Brigham Was Successful Architect

Richard C. (Dick) Brigham Jr. of Brookline, formerly of Fall River, died on Sept. 19. He was 89.

Barbara Lassen Taught at Vineyard Schools for Many Years

Barbara Ann Lassen, a resident of Norwood for 25 years, and formerly of Oak Bluffs, died on Friday Sept. 12, at the Charlwell Nursing Home in Norwood...

Shirley Berkowitz Dworkin, 92, Loved to Travel

Shirley Berkowitz Dworkin, known as Shirley Sunshine, died peacefully on Sept. 9 at Linden Ponds in Hingham, where she had resided for the past four...

Robert Lee Doss Jr. Was Loving Husband and Father

Robert Lee Doss Jr. died on Sunday, Sept. 7, from pancreatic cancer. He was 68.

Peggy Johnson Was Descendant of Coffin Family

Margaret (Peggy) Korth Johnson died peacefully on Sept. 12. She was 84 and a direct descendant of the original Coffin family of Nantucket and Martha’...

Joan Faulkner, Noted Environmentalist Dies at 103

Joan Faulkner, noted environmentalist, horsewoman and conservationist, who, with her late husband F. Sheffield Faulkner, founded Golden Herd Farm in...

Marilyn Damon Returned to the Vineyard Every Year

Marilyn M. Damon died Sept. 8 after a courageous battle to recover from a devastating stroke she had suffered two weeks earlier. She was 76.

Helen Colvin Began Career in Head Start Program

Helen McVey Colvin died peacefully Sept. 11 after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer. She was 72.

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