Recent Obituaries

Marie Ann (Imbergamo) Smith of Mashpee died at home October 19, following a battle with lung cancer. She was 73.

Kelton Dexter Johnson, 86, of Mashpee died at his home in the Southport community on October 11.

Paul Joseph McBrien Jr., 58, of Mashpee died October 19, after a 13-month battle with pancreatic cancer.

Debbi L. Bristol of Hyannis, who leaves family on the Upper Cape, died October 18 after a battle with colon cancer. She was 63.

Alicia Marie (Ickes) Kush, 73, of Mashpee died at home October 12.

Jacqueline R. Holmes of East Falmouth died at home on September 26, after a battle with dementia. She was 85.

Edward A. Deusser, 71, of Mashpee died at home September 20 after a long illness.

Shea P. Paxton, 33, of Mashpee died unexpectedly on August 5.

Word has been received that Letha L. Sprout of Falmouth died July 29 after several years of declining health. She was 95.

Annette M. Sullivan of Mashpee, a former resident of North Falmouth, died September 10 of natural causes. She was 101.

Longtime educator Ramona V. DeFilippis of Mashpee, a teacher and principal in the Falmouth Public Schools called “Mrs. D.” by her students, died at home on September 11. Sh…

Paul Francis Eldridge of Hyannis, who leaves sisters in Mashpee and Falmouth, died September 9. He was 66.

Margaret Theresa Faria, 97, died September 9 at her home in Hyannis. Ms. Faria, who was known as Maggie, leaves family in Mashpee.

Joseph E. Darling, 88, of Mashpee died September 12 at Wachusett Manor Nursing Home in Gardner.

Steven Robert Gitnik of Mashpee died at home on September 11, after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 73.

Robert E. MacDonald, 97, of Mashpee died September 11. He had been under hospice care at the home of his son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth and Jodi MacDonald of Littleton, f…

Peter J. Calabria Sr., 89, of Mashpee died unexpectedly on September 12.

Joseph F. McQuaid of Mashpee died September 5 after an unexpected illness. He was 86.

Robert E. Moran Sr., 86, died August 22 at his home in East Falmouth after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

Patricia Moran Graves of Mashpee, a former principal and teacher at Barnstable High School, died August 29 after a lengthy illness. She was 69.

Donald T. O’Neill of Mashpee, a member of the production team at The Boston Globe until his retirement in 1991, died August 20. He was 89.

The Reverend John B. Lopes, who had served as pastor at Mashpee Baptist Church for many years, died September 2. Mr. Lopes, 87, had lived in East Falmouth as well as Mashpee.

Etienne G. Elichalt of Mashpee and formerly of Falmouth died unexpectedly at his home on August 26. Mr. Elichalt, who was known as Chen or Chenny, was 58.

James E. Dowling Jr., 76, of Mashpee died July 21, following a battle with glioblastoma.