Obituaries

Jack W. Swenson

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                                                                                                    Jack W. Swenson     Jack W. Swenson, 85, passed away on July 14th 2018 at the Cape Cod Hospital. He was born on June 8, 1933 Walpole and was the son of Carl and Naemi (Storm) Swenson. He was the husband to Deborah (Mahoney) Swenson of Chatham for 48 years.      He is survived by his son Christopher F Swenson, Mo...

Elizabeth S. Talbot

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Elizabeth S. Talbot                 Elizabeth S. Talbot died July 17, 2018, at the Tippett Hospice Home in Needham after a short, brave battle with renal cancer. She was 80 years old and had lived for the last 30 years in South Orleans, Reading and Oak Bluffs after raising her family in White Plains, N.Y.                 Known as “Liz” or “Zibbie” to her friends, and as “GrandZ” to her grandchildren, Ms. ...

Richard A. Mochen

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Richard A. Mochen               Richard A. Mochen, 63, of Milton, his family announces with great sadness his passing on July 22, 2018 at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Boston after a 5 month battle with brain cancer.                Born in 1955 at Chelsea Naval Hospital, Richard was the fourth child of the late Daniel T. and Alice Duggan Mochen of Chatham. After being raised with his five siblings...

Peter Blodgett Burnham

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Peter Blodgett Burnham             Peter Blodgett Burnham, 84, son of Virginia and Douglass O. Burnham died on June 24, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, the former Ellen Cluett of Milton and four children: Peter, Jr. of Seattle, Wash., John of Hubert, N.C., Elizabeth Broderick of Marshfield and Benjamin of Hingham. He is also survived by two brothers, one sister, five grandchildren and many nieces...

Alfred J. Rank

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Alfred J. Rank                 Harwich - Cdr. Alfred J. Rank, a forty-year resident of Harwich died on June 7. 2018 after a long illness.  He was the loving husband of Robin (Erickson) Rank. Father of Dane, Christopher and Elizabeth. Affectionately known as Pop-Pop to his four grandchildren. A memorial service will be held Saturday August 4, 2018 (Coast Guard Day) at 2pm at F...

Alice Brandeis Popkin

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                                                                                                Alice Brandeis Popkin     Alice Brandeis Popkin of Washington, DC and Chatham passed away on July 18, 2018 at Liberty Commons in Chatham.  She was born on May 14, 1928 in New York City and was raised there and in Chatham by her parents, Jacob H. and Susan Brandeis Gilbert.  She is lovingly remembered as a remarkable a...

Florine W. Myer

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Florine W. Myer             It is with great sadness that the family of Florine W. Myer of Chatham, announces her passing, on Friday, July 13, 2018, at the age of 92 years. Florine will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 72 years, Dwight and her children, Gary, David, and Tom and her sister MaryAnn Engelmann.             A viewing will be held on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, from 4 - 7 p.m., at the...

Thomas Joseph Baldwin

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Thomas Joseph Baldwin             Thomas Joseph Baldwin, of Chatham was reunited with his bride Marilyn at last, after peacefully passing away in his home on July 9, 2018. He was 84 years old.             Originally from The Bronx, New York, Tom was a proud alumnus of Our Lady of Solace Grammar School, Cardinal Hayes High School and Fordham University.  He cheered for the N.Y. Yankees, lamented over the N.Y...

Robert Donald Vessels

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  Robert Donald Vessels Saratoga Springs – Robert Donald Vessels of Saratoga Springs, N.Y., and Chatham died peacefully in Chestnut Hill on July 3, 2018. He was 91.             Born in Long Beach, Calif., on March 8, 1927, he was the son of Frederick and Berniece Vessels. As a boy Bob grew up with a healthy mix of body surfing and manual labor, and learned to love nature at places like Big Bear Lake a...

Jack W. Swenson

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Jack W. Swenson           Jack W. Swenson, 85, passed away on July 14 th 2018 at the Cape Cod Hospital. He was born on June 8, 1933 Walpole and was the son of Carl and Naemi (Storm) Swenson. He was the husband to Deborah (Mahoney) Swenson of Chatham for 48 years.           He is survived by his son Christopher F Swenson, Moultonborough, N.H. and daughter Maggie Swenson, Abington. Also survived by gra...

H. Donald Lockhart

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H. Donald Lockhart H. Donald Lockhart of Harwich Port, formerly Walpole, was born to eternal life July 13, 2018 surrounded by his loving family at the age of eighty-five. He was born on December 4, 1932 in Boston and grew up in Hyde Park. Don was a devoted husband, father and proud grandfather. Don and his wife Betsy were married in 1957 and recently celebrated their 61 s...

Malcolm Prince Root

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Malcolm Prince Root             Malcolm Prince Root passed away peacefully at home in Chatham, on June 28 with his wife Betty and daughter Lisa by his side.            Malcolm and Betty (Elizabeth S. Root) recently celebrated their 63 rd wedding anniversary, having met in Barrington, Rhode Island.  Survived by son Michael, daughters Lisa Moulton and Victoria Root, and granddaughters Melissa Moulton and ...