Mabelle Medowski, 93

Mabelle Benson Medowski died peacefully in her Lambert’s Cove ancestral home on Nov. 12 attended by family and friends. She was 93.

Ralph Royal Jenney, 95

Ralph Royal Jenney of McLean, Va., died peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 13. He was 95. He was a summer resident of Martha's Vineyard for 38 years.

Jack Dario Jr., 69

James (Jack) Carl Dario Jr. of Oak Bluffs and Delray Beach, Fla., died Nov. 8 at the Boca Raton Regional Hospital in Florida. He was 69.

Michael Creech, 68

James Michael Creech, a longtime Vineyard resident, died Monday, Nov. 11 in Florida.

Augustina Lamb, 88

Augustina Roberta Lamb, wife of 68 years to Beatie Crume Lamb, died Nov. 12 in Southern Pines, N.C. Mrs. Lamb was born Feb. 15, 1925 in Vineyard...

Penn Kimball, 98

Penn Kimball, the journalist, author and mentor to a generation of fledgling reporters as a professor for 27 years at Columbia University’s Graduate...

Dorothy Mae Gazaille West, 89

Dorothy Mae Gazaille West, affectionately known as Dottie or Dot, died peacefully on Nov. 7 surrounded by her family.

Laurel Chapman, 66

Laurel L.H. Chapman of Vineyard Haven died on Sept. 30, 2013. She was 66. Born in 1947 in Bridgeport, Conn., Laurel grew up in Trumbull, Conn. She...

Richard J. DeBettencourt, 84

Richard J. DeBettencourt of Oak Bluffs died peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 3 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital with his family at his side. He was 84.