Recent Obituaries

Earl Stanley Bates of Osterville, who leaves family in Mashpee, died at home on August 10. He was 83.

Adele B. (Szemela) Barden of Marstons Mills, who for the past two years had lived at Royal of Cotuit Nursing Home & Rehabilitation Center in Mashpee, died August 7. Ms.…

Rosalie Agnes Teresa Ghelfi of Mashpee, 78, died at home on August 5. Many will instantly associate her last name with the sale of sweet treats on the Upper Cape. She was a…

Richard Francis MacDonald Jr., 58, of East Falmouth died unexpectedly at Falmouth Hospital on August 2.

Michael K. Navickas of Marstons Mills, who was born in 1954, died August 5 after complications from surgery. A former resident of Falmouth, he leaves family here and in Mashpee.

Gordon G. Swanson of Brewster, a chef and Cape restaurateur, died Wednesday, July 24. He was 84.

Roy R. Rose Sr. of Falmouth died July 21 at the age of 80.

Theresa Mary (Guertin) Caponi of Hyannis, 89, died July 16 from complications of pneumonia. Ms. Caponi, who leaves family in Mashpee, died at Cape Cod Hospital.

Henry J. Peters Sr. of East Falmouth died July 8 after a long illness. He was 93.

Kenneth A. Jones of Monomoscoy, an advocate for veterans returning home from war, died after complications with Parkinson’s disease on Sunday.

Mary Sabina (Doherty) Howley, 83, of Mashpee died July 4 at Cape Cod Hospital.

Betty (Mayo) Ten Eyck Caspole, 89, died of pancreatic cancer on June 25 at home in Laurentide at Mashpee Commons. For three decades during her life, she had spent summers i…

George Francis Malloy of Mashpee and Naples, Florida, died June 27 after a subdural hemorrhage early that morning. He was 81.

Margaret Mary (Grady) Clerico, 82, of Mashpee died at JML Care Center in Falmouth on June 28.

Catherine Keane Handel, who spent the final year of her life living in Mashpee, died June 22. She was 100.

Thomas J. Walsh of Mashpee, who once hosted “Ross Bickford's Comedy Cab” in Boston and was booked on “The Tonight Show” with Johnny Carson, died June 15. He was 78.