Recent Obituaries

Diane Bonito, 46, of Greenwood, South Carolina, died unexpectedly on June 30. She was a former resident of Mashpee and Falmouth.

Emma R. (Medeiros) Motta of East Falmouth died July 6 at Royal Falmouth Nursing & Retirement Center. She was 95.

David G. Braithwaite of Milton, an administrative judge for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, died June 25 at the age of 53.

Robyn Louise Atamian, 67, of East Falmouth died June 28 after a struggle with COVID-19.

Hope Elizabeth Harrington, a longtime resident of Falmouth, died June 22 after a short illness. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Ms. Harrington’s 96th birthday in May was cele…

Ray William Bortz, 86, of North Falmouth died at home on June 28 after a long illness.

Word has been received that William Bancroft Kelly, a former Falmouth resident, died March 10 at Community Hospice & Palliative Care George and Margaret Morris Center f…

Word has been received that Agnes F. Thomas of Teaticket, a longtime familiar face at the Falmouth School Administration Building, died on March 21. She was 78.

Retired United States Coast Guard Rear Admiral John L. Linnon of East Falmouth, whose military service spanned 40 years, died June 15. He was 84.

H.A. McCarthy, a former Chicago police officer, died at home in East Falmouth on June 17. Mr. McCarthy, 67, was known as Mac.

Frank Pagan Coy Jr. of East Falmouth died May 27 after a long battle with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, and respiratory illnesses. He was 63 years old.

Mary Elizabeth Denneny, who had taught Latin at Falmouth Academy, died June 11 at the age of 96. For the last seven years she had been a resident of JML Care Center in Falm…

Former East Falmouth resident Audrey A. (Stratton) Perry of Shrewsbury died June 12 at the age of 88.

Word has been received that Regina M. McEvoy of Romeoville, Illinois, formerly of Falmouth, died May 10 from complications of COVID-19. She was 63.

Nancy Mavis Kingerlee, who lived in town for more than 30 years, died June 12 at JML Care Center in Falmouth, from complications of COVID-19. She was 95.

James F. O’Connor, 79, of Wellesley and Sippewissett died June 9 at his home in Wellesley.

Retired district court judge and East Falmouth resident Brian Rowe, 84, died at home on June 9 after a lengthy illness.

Angelina (Rosati) Pilla of East Falmouth died at home on June 6. She was 89.

Jeremy Warner Murray, the son of Donna Fish of Bourne and James Murray of Sandwich, died at home in Bourne on May 28. He was 35.

Leslie A. Marsh of Mashpee, a retired banker and community volunteer, died unexpectedly on May 23 at the age of 68.

Elaine Ferreira Niemi, 70, of Boca Raton, Florida, died at home on June 8. She was a former Falmouth resident.

Joseph F. Lynch, 92, of Worcester died June 9 at UMass Memorial Medical Center–University Campus after an illness. He was a former resident of Waquoit.

Lieutenant Colonel Charles E. Townsend, a decorated former active duty pilot who holds the world record for flying the most hours in the F-106, a single-engine fighter jet,…

James Francis Ouellette of Mashpee, who was raised in Falmouth, died unexpectedly on May 10. He was 59.

Word has been received that John Dias Jr. of Teaticket, 87, died of natural causes on March 25.

Merle Mizell of Falmouth died Friday, June 5, of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. He was 93.

Nathan Mark Ellis of Kennebunkport, Maine, died at home June 2 at the age of 66. Mr. Ellis was a native of Falmouth.

Rita T. Favulli, 87, of Falmouth died June 7 at JML Care Center from complications of COVID-19.

Gloria R. Haskell, 86, of Teaticket died May 11 after an unexpected illness.

Vincent Veneziano of Falmouth died June 8 after a brief illness. He was 94.

Mathew F. Costa, a lifelong Falmouth resident, died unexpectedly on June 2 at the age of 84.

Nancy Heald Landers of Westborough, a former resident of Falmouth and Bourne, died May 31 at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg, Virginia, from complications of C…