Recent Obituaries

John Heywood, 97, of Waquoit died at his home on August 15.

Rudolf Siegfried Scheltema of Sippewissett, scientist emeritus in the biology department at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, died August 5 at home. He had many yea…

Word has been received that Vincent George Martlew of West Falmouth and Vero Beach, Florida, has died at the age of 91. Mr. Martlew died July 8 in Vero Beach, following a b…

Leo Paul O’Keefe, 89, of West Falmouth died at home Tuesday afternoon, August 13.

Janet Marie Blades Curley, 52, of Sandwich died unexpectedly August 8 at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Hope L. Anderson of Sandwich died August 10 at Bourne Manor Extended Care Facility. She was 95.

John T. Moakley, a ranking officer with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration who also carried a law degree, died August 9 at his home in West Falmouth after …

John Martinho Rebelo of East Falmouth died at home the morning of August 12. He was 75 years old.

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

Douglas Scott Perry of East Falmouth, who ran a successful business in that village, died August 9. Mr. Perry, 48, died at Falmouth Hospital after a brief illness.

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.…

Joanne T. (LaForte) O’Donnell of East Falmouth died August 9 at Falmouth Hospital. She was 86.

Stanley J. Masalsky Jr., 81, of East Falmouth died August 7 after a long bout with cancer.

Dorothy Virginia Mahoney, formerly of East Falmouth, died August 2 at the age of 98. For the last seven years, Ms. Mahoney had lived at South Shore Health Care Center in Rockland.

Phyllis (Pearce) Salyards, 84, of Sandwich died August 3 after a brief illness.

Lois Jean Pratt, 54, of Bourne died of respiratory complications on August 4 at Falmouth Hospital.

Richard L. Jackson of Monument Beach died on July 19 at Bourne Manor. He was 89.

Warren E. Dalton Jr., a real estate developer whose most recent undertaking had been the historic Nimrod property on Dillingham Avenue, died unexpectedly at home on July 29…

Francis C. Lowell Jr. of Falmouth died at home on August 4 at the age of 80, six months after being diagnosed with metastatic brain cancer.

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.

Jane Garvey Dorsey, a longtime resident of Woods Hole, died August 1 after a long illness. She was 64.

James M. McNiff Sr. of Monument Beach, who had a long career in education, died August 3 after a period of declining health. He was 78.

A memorial service of Avelino Roderick Miranda Sr., 94, of East Falmouth, who died on June 19, will be held at the Massachusetts National Cemetery on Friday, August 23, at 11 AM.

Taylor L. Reeves of Columbia, Maryland, died in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, July 24. She was 50.

Warren E. Dalton, 54, of Falmouth, formerly of Reading, died peacefully and unexpectedly at home on Monday, July 29.

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

Word has been received that Dr. Steven F. Mucci of East Sandwich, died on May 24 after a battle with lung cancer. He was 59.

Mary Ann (Lunedei) Roza of Sandwich died on July 29. She was 89.

Gloria Marie (Lagomarsino) Miller of Monument Beach, 91, died in her sleep the evening of July 28. She had been staying at her daughter’s home in Teaticket for the last two…

Brian S. Clay, 43, of New Bedford died on July 27 while doing what he loved most—going out for a run and heading home. He leaves family in Falmouth.

Word has been received that Barbara P. Morgan of Sandwich and Carlsbad, California, died April 21. She was 78.

David Carlisle Potter, 83, died at home on July 2. He leaves behind his former wife and devoted friend Dianne Kavanagh Potter of Bourne, and his son, Stephen Kavanagh Potte…

Roanne Gene Wallace of Mashpee died on July 22 while in hospice care at the Royal of Cotuit Nursing Home & Rehabilitation Center. She was 91 years old. She leaves famil…

Dana Clifton Keyes, 89, of Wareham died July 19 at Keystone Place at Buzzards Bay. He leaves family in Falmouth.

World-renowned physician and scientist Kurt Julius Isselbacher, 93, of Woods Hole and Newton, died of a stroke on July 18.

Martin Michael Walsh, 84, of Centerville died at home on July 18. He leaves family in Sandwich and Falmouth.