Recent Obituaries

Mary Ellen Pastore, 62, of Norwalk, Connecticut, died on January 25. She leaves a sister in Forestdale.

Michael J. Musto, 73, of Mashpee died on January 26 at McCarthy Care Center in Sandwich from cancer. He was the husband of Susan J. (Labute) Musto, with whom he was married…

Anne Rieg Burk, 88, of Mashpee died peacefully at Mt. Auburn Hospital after a long illness on January 24. She was the daughter of the late Nicholas and Anne Rieg.

Word has been received that Nathaniel Talbot Thayer, who had been living in Woods Hole for the last several years, died at home January 3. Mr. Thayer, 62, was an award-winn…

Elizabeth I. Zimmerli died on January 19, at the age of 83, after a brief battle with glioblastoma brain cancer. She had lived in Falmouth for the last 30 years, where she …

Leo F. Kogut, 93, of Falmouth died on January 19 after a brief illness.

Ann Ruth (Kerrigan) Bosche, 93, of Bradenton, Florida, died January 3. She was a former resident of Falmouth and leaves family in Bourne.

Susan M. Wilson, who spent the majority of her life in Falmouth, died January 23 after a battle with cancer. She was 61.

Leonard Reid Kilmer of Pocasset, who had a career in medicine, died at home on January 19 at the age of 89.

Daniel Kirby, who was born and raised in Falmouth, died in his sleep on December 31. He was 46.

Eugene Redmond Cremins of Stoneham and North Falmouth died January 15. He was 91.

Richard Sweet Armstrong of Castine, Maine, died January 12. He was the former owner of Fiddler’s Cove Marina in North Falmouth, spent a term as a selectman in Falmouth, and…

Madeleine I. Felker, who had an active presence in Falmouth for many years as a writer, educator and member of community groups, died January 19 at Windsor Skilled Nursing …

Linell Marie (Wenzel) Grundman, a former resident who served on the board of selectman and finance committee, was a community activist, and a board member of Sandwich Town …

Thomas W. Sullivan of Newton, who summered in Megansett, died January 8 after a two-year battle with cancer. He was 70.

Lois Mercado of Appleton, Wisconsin, a former senior research assistant at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, died January 9 at the age of 92. Her last years were spent …

Brian S. Teixeira of Falmouth died December 28 from complications of diabetes. He was 60.

John F. Graham of Falmouth died January 7 at Cape Cod Hospital. Mr. Graham, 88, was known as Jack.

Mary Ann (McDermott) Broadwater, 88, died January 14. She was a resident at Falmouth Royal Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

Herbert W. Ellis of Sagamore Beach died at home on January 13 at the age of 94.

John Payton Kivlan of East Sandwich, an attorney and former prosecutor, died January 11 at South Shore Hospital in Weymouth. Mr. Kivlan, 77, died from injuries sustained in…

Suzanne C. Kelly of Chatham, who leaves family in Mashpee, died at home on January 13 at the age of 95. Ms. Kelly was also known as Susan.

Michael A. Shelton, 70, of Sandwich died November 30 at McCarthy Care Center in East Sandwich.

Waldemar John Dymecki of Mashpee died at home on January 9, two days before his 92nd birthday.

Winslow Smith Cobb IV of Hudson, Wisconsin, died unexpectedly on January 5. He was 58 and leaves family in Sagamore Beach.

Marteve Eugenie Williamson, who was known as Marty, died January 12 while living in the Avita Memory Care community of Laurentide at Mashpee Commons. She was 90 and had bee…

Jeffry Lynn Arnold, 82, of Mashpee died January 11 following a long illness.

Nancy Adams Dunlap died at her home in Sandwich on January 6. She was 95.

Gail Louise (Temple) McNiff of Bourne died at home on December 30. She was 80.

Lloyd S. Beckett Jr. of Falmouth died unexpectedly on Friday, January 6, in Bradenton, Florida.

Mabel Ann (Corey) Higgs, a native of Falmouth, died Sunday, January 8, in Novi, Michigan.

Walter Carpenter Scanlon of Falmouth died at JML Care Center on December 17. He was 97.

Ernest Oberg, 82, died December 31 at his home in Sarasota, Florida. He had been battling cancer for more than 10 years. He was a former resident of Falmouth.

William John McKay Jr. of Mashpee, who taught school in Falmouth in the early 1970s, died Thursday, January 5, after a long battle with multiple myeloma. He was 75.

James Edward McNiff of South Grafton, who leaves family in Mashpee and Falmouth, died on January 3. He was 94.

Sami Leigh Perra, 27, a resident of Mashpee and previously of Falmouth, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, January 3.

Word has been received that Joan Chandler Priest of Holbrook, formerly of Falmouth, died November 26. She was 85.

Eileen Tantum of East Falmouth died December 31. She was 102.

Regina C. Kilday of Falmouth died December 28 at McCarthy Care Center in East Sandwich, after a lengthy illness. She was 62.

Esther Ruth White, 90, died December 26 while under hospice care at JML Care Center in Falmouth. She had been a resident for the past few years at Atria in Falmouth.

Charles J. Atkinson of Falmouth died December 31 at Beth Israel Hospital in Needham. He was 73.