Recent Obituaries

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

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.

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

James Thomas Lambert of Cataumet died in his sleep on November 8. He was 58.

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.

John Joseph Lynch, a member of the Wednesday Painters, died October 22. He was 89.

Kimberly Ann Briggs, 52, of Mashpee died October 14 at Boston Medical Center after a battle with lung cancer.

Florence F. Dundon, 99, of Teaticket died October 5 at Royal of Cotuit Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Mashpee.

Christopher Erwin Sweeting Sr. of East Falmouth, who played bass guitar with the Bittersweet Band, died on October 4. He was 62.

David A. Velesig, who taught physical education to middle schoolers in Mashpee for more than three decades, died on October 2 after a long illness. Mr. Velesig, 73, died at…

David Ray Evans, 77, of Mashpee died September 29 in Boston after a short illness.

Barbara F. (Gould) McCabe, 93, died September 26 at Laurentide Assisted Living Community in Mashpee.

Joseph F. O’Connor, 89, of Warner, New Hampshire, died September 23. He was a former resident of Mashpee and leaves family here.

Ann-Beth Ostroff of East Falmouth, who helped provide support to fellow residents through her commitments with the human services committee and the council on aging, died S…

Ann Marie Berestecky, 57, of Mashpee died September 26 at Royal of Cotuit Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Mashpee.

Jayne (Kiernan) Morse of Mashpee died September 22 at the age of 72.

John Paul DiGiano of Milton, who established and ran DiGiano’s North End Style Deli in Pocasset, died September 5 after a brief illness. Mr. DiGiano, 60, was a former resid…