Lester A. White, 83

Lester A. White of Oak Bluffs died on Sunday morning, Dec. 29 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. He was 83.

Scott A. Francis, 48

Scott A. Francis of Edgartown died on Friday morning, Dec. 27, at home. He was 48.

Marilyn A. Benson, 78

Marilyn A. Benson died on Monday, Dec, 23 at Windemere Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Oak Bluffs. She was 78.

Geraldine Davis Cronig, 89

Geraldine Davis Cronig of Oak Bluffs died on Monday, Dec. 30 at her home. She was 89. She was predeceased by her husbands Charles Davis and Robert...

Katharine MacKenty Bigelow, 82

Katharine W. (MacKenty) Bigelow of Winchester died on Dec. 23. She was 82.

John Varkonda, 55, Faithful Steward of State Forest

John J. Varkonda died suddenly on Dec. 31, 2013. He was 55.

Howard Wall Was Beloved Islander

Howard Ivison Wall of West Tisbury died on Dec. 28, 2013, surrounded by family in the comfort of their home which he helped build. In 2006 Howard was...

Jeffrey Earl Leonard, 58

Jeffrey Earl Leonard of Vineyard Haven died unexpectedly at his home on Thursday, Dec. 12. He was 58.

John Hoyt Hathaway, 67

John Hoyt Hathaway of Edgartown died peacefully at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford on Dec. 14. He was 67.