Recent Obituaries

Elvira Lopes of Teaticket died Monday, September 16, after a long battle with bone marrow disease. She was 97.

Eileen Rosa, 76, of Falmouth died Tuesday, September 17.

Word has been received that Mary Russell Wight-Waltman, a lifelong artist and former resident of East Falmouth, died May 14 in Louisville, Kentucky. Ms. Wight-Waltman, who …

Gail Rachel Blumengarten, 73, of Lakeland, Florida, died September 15. She was a former resident of Mashpee.

Nancy (Vail) Wilson, 88, of Falmouth died September 14 at home at Atria Woodbriar Park.

A celebration of the life of Scott William Warren of Falmouth will be Thursday, September 19, from 4 to 7 PM at Coonamessett Farm in Hatchville. All are welcome.

Lauretta M. Reynolds, 92, of Plymouth died Friday, September 6, at Wareham Healthcare Center. She leaves family in Falmouth.

Robert L. Tavares of Falmouth died on Monday, September 2, at the Royal Nursing Center in Cotuit. He was 76.

Richard J. Olsen, 79, of Demarest, New Jersey, and Teaticket died on Thursday, September 5.

Ellen Claire (Scarry) Doucette, 85, of Mashpee died on September 6. She was a former resident of Falmouth.

Robert Watson, 84, died at Cape Cod Hospital on Monday, September 2. He was the father of Jonathan Watson of Falmouth.

Word has been received that Deborah Ellen (Correira) Kennedy, 57, of Port Charlotte, Florida, died June 27. Ms. Kennedy, a former resident of Falmouth, had a long battle wi…

Benjamin Robert Talanian of Waquoit, who founded the PROCUTS hair salon chain, died Monday, September 2, after a long illness. He was 87.

Joanne L. Van Scoy, 77, of Falmouth and Indian Harbour Beach, Florida, died September 1 in Falmouth after a short illness.

Eugene F. Marchand of North Falmouth, who had a long career in real estate and an even longer passion for photography and jazz music, has died at the age of 85. Mr. Marchan…

Louise (Talé) Adler of Dillingham Place, 93, died September 5 after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer.

Ted R. Porretti of Falmouth died on Sept. 3 at the age of 102.

Tina Marie Melvin, 45, of Falmouth died August 29 after a long illness.

Mary Theresa Cantwell Yando of Teaticket died at home August 27 at the age of 90.

Eleanor M. Trask of Falmouth, who was 103, died September 1 at Care Dimensions in Lincoln. Ms. Trask died after a brief illness.

Sylvia Joan (Sears) Governo, 79, died August 29 at Cape Heritage Rehabilitation & Health Care Center in Sandwich, after a long battle with cancer. She was a former resi…

Eva M. Paliuca of Cotuit, a former resident of Waquoit, died at home on September 1. She was 97.

Kathleen Ann (Gilmore) Powers died September 1 at her home in North Falmouth.

Walter R. Kroan, 84, of Falmouth died August 23 after a long illness.

Signhild (Meincke) Tamm of Falmouth, who had pursued careers in biology and psychology, died August 23 from a sudden illness. She was 74.

Allan C. Henry of Falmouth, who spent many years with the Falmouth Fire Department, died August 21 at the age of 87.

Joseph E. Rizzo of North Falmouth, 82, died August 23 at Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston.

Daniel Packard MacDonald of Falmouth died August 21, two weeks before his 96th birthday.

John J. Murphy of East Falmouth, 61, died August 25. He leaves family in Pocasset.

Daniel S. Ramsey, 29, of Mashpee died unexpectedly August 21 in Boston. He leaves family in Falmouth and Bourne.

Linda Joyce (Parnell) Thrasher, 77, of Jacksonville, Florida, died August 14 at St. Vincent’s Hospital Riverside in Jacksonville. She was a former resident of East Falmouth.

Rodney O’Dell Thrasher of Jacksonville, Florida, formerly of East Falmouth, died August 22 at St. Vincent’s Hospital Riverside in Jacksonville. Mr. Thrasher, 78, was preced…

Helen J. Cooper died August 23 at JML Care Center in Falmouth, where she was living. She was 95.

Word has been received that Elizabeth C. McLean died June 16 at Peebles Hospital, Road Town, Tortola, British Virgin Islands, after complications from surgery. Ms. McLean, …

Warren Pena of West Falmouth died August 21 after a five-year battle with cancer. He was 67.

Longtime Mashpee resident Florence A. Lucas, 101, died at Royal Megansett Nursing Home in Falmouth on August 14.