Recent Obituaries

Roger A. Litman of Needham and Falmouth died November 1, in Needham, after a long struggle with dementia. He was 83.

Word has been received that Sylvan L. Schiffman, 85, died September 6 in Kingsland, Texas. He leaves family in Falmouth.

Former Falmouth High School administrator and teacher Louis S. Larrey Jr. died November 7, at 80 years of age. He had lived in Falmouth for 46 years.

George Anthony Marken of Falmouth died on Tuesday, November 12, at the age of 92.

John Brennan, 86, of Sun City Center, Florida, died on October 16 at the Life Path Hospice Home in Ruskin, Florida, following complications of pneumonia. He was a former Ea…

Jean E. Halvorson, a former resident of Woods Hole who was known as a champion of liberal political causes, died in her sleep November 4. She had been living at an assisted…

Nancy Stafford Boston, 89, of East Falmouth died at home on Monday, November 4.

Stella B. Yetman of Falmouth died on Tuesday, November 12, at the age of 96.

Lynne Forrest Salter of East Falmouth died unexpectedly on October 30, during treatment for suspected metastatic cancer. She was 74.

The Reverend Ronald T. Englund of Falmouth died at home in Falmouth on Tuesday, November 12. His wife of 66 years, Ruth O. Englund, had died only six days earlier, on Novem…

Ruth Olin Englund died at her home in Falmouth on Wednesday, November 6, from congestive heart failure. She was 91.

Richard Renwick of Falmouth, formerly of West Roxbury and Norwood, died at Royal of Cotuit Nursing & Rehabilitation Center on November 3. He was 84.

Christopher Douglas Stephens, 58, of North Falmouth died November 10 after enduring years of health complications.

Longtime West Falmouth summer resident Joanne Webster McSherry died October 30 in Needham. She was 88.

John Viera Machado, 62, of East Falmouth died unexpectedly at his home on November 10, two weeks before his birthday.

Nancy Evans Grancey, who for more than 20 years lived in a home overlooking Waquoit Bay, died November 7 in Clearwater, Florida, at the age of 90.

Lois J. Barthel, 96, died November 8 at Falmouth Hospital. She was a resident of Royal Megansett Nursing & Retirement Home in North Falmouth and was formerly of Mashpee.

Robert Henry Veno II of Wayland, formerly of North Falmouth, died November 9 at the age of 56. As a young man, Mr. Veno had served on the Economic Development and Industria…

Vivienne Ethel Lopes, 81, of East Falmouth died November 7 at Falmouth Hospital, after a long struggle with her health.

Nicole Marie Goodman, 28, of Cataumet died at home on November 7 of complications from a life-threatening illness she had been living with for many years.

Dr. Charles E. McGowan, 88, of Westford died October 27. A former resident of Falmouth, he donated the 19th-century workshop of Dr. Leroy Milton Yale Jr. that can be seen a…

Edward J. Olyer, 72, of Falmouth died October 30 at Bourne Manor after a long illness.

E. John Bugbee of Falmouth, who had a long career teaching chemistry at the college level, died on Wednesday, November 6, of complications from Alzheimer’s disease. He was 84.

Katherine Anne McLaughlin of Belmont, a seasonal resident of West Falmouth, died on November 5. She was 79.

Duane D. Alves of East Falmouth died unexpectedly at home on October 31, the day of his 51st birthday. He had been involved in a car accident on Menauhant Road the previous…

David Francis Favreau of East Falmouth died unexpectedly in his home on November 1. He was 68.

Robert P. Benoit, a mechanic and US Air Force veteran, died at his home in Mashpee on October 28 after a period of failing health. He was 83.

Nathan Snow Ellis III, a former Falmouth selectman, DPW director and county commissioner, died October 18 at Falmouth Hospital following a brief illness. Mr. Ellis, who div…

James H. Marble, 70, of Falmouth died on October 28 at his home after a brief illness.

Bernard Francis Linn, 84, of Falmouth, formerly of Old Greenwich, Connecticut, died on October 14.

Sheila R. Whited, 61, of Falmouth died unexpectedly October 18 at her home after struggling with health issues for several years.