Obituaries

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 ...

Thomas R.Timmins

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Thomas R.Timmins             Thomas R.Timmins of Bellingham and formerly of Chatham and Belmont passed away on June 15, 2018 at the age of 59 after a two year battle with cancer.             Tom was the son of the late Joan R. Timmins. He leaves his father, Norb Timmins and his step mother Anne M. Timmins of Chatham. Tom leaves his sisters Christine Poulter (John) of Milford, N.H. his twin sister Julie Dalr...

Joe Catandella

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  Joe Catandella                 Koloa, Kauai, Hawaii - The sun has set on this most beautiful place, and a truly beloved individual has passed from his earthly life on March 17, 2018. .                Joe Catandella, of Chatham, Massachusetts, formerly of Newington, Connecticut, and North Woodmere, New York passed away while on a happy, long anticipated vacation to Kauai.              ...

Joan Marie Williams

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Joan Marie Williams August 21, 1934 – July 9, 2018             Joan M. (Logan) Williams of Chatham passed away peacefully on Monday, July 9, 2018 at the age of 83.  She was the wife of the late Addis D. Williams.  She was the daughter of the late John and Mary (McCusker) of Brookline and the loving and caring mother of MaryAnn Williams of Italy, John and his wife Cindy Williams of Harwich, Daniel Williams o...

Sally C. Powles

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Sally C. Powles               Sally C. Powles, 90, of Schenectady, N.Y. passed away on May 17, 2018.  A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Harwich United Methodist Church, 1 Church Street, Harwich, MA 02645. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Sally’s memory to Cape Cod Veterans, Inc., as our veterans were always near and dear to her heart.   ...

Wallis (Bud) Stuart

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Wallis (Bud) Stuart         Wallis (Bud) Stuart of Punta Gorda, Fla. and previously Captains Walk North Chatham, passed away peacefully on June 6th, surrounded by his loving family.       Bud grew up in Hingham. He served in the USN during the Korean War, graduated from Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, R.I. and a Master’s Degree from Syracuse University in 1955.Bud moved to Chatham in 1970 an...

John K. Coleman Sr.

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John K. Coleman Sr.                 John K. Coleman Sr., 91, former resident of Chatham, died on June 19, 2018 at Liberty Commons in N. Chatham after a long illness.                  Preceded in death by wife of 50 years Helene Fassbender Coleman who passed in 1998. Mr. Coleman is survived by his five children Patricia, John, Chris, Richard and Helena, his five grandchildren, his brother Joe and numerous ni...

Mary I. Kolodzik

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Mary I. Kolodzik                         INDIALANTIC, Fla. - Mary I. Kolodzik, formerly of Chatham passed away on June 13, 2018 at the age of 98. Mary was born in Boston on April 19,1920 to Lawrence D. and Mary (Mack) Harrington. She graduated from the Boston School of Business Education in 1941 and joined the U.S. Navy to work for the War Department in Washington, D.C. from 1942 until 1945. In 1944 she bec...

James (Jimmy) Edmund Rooney

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James (Jimmy) Edmund Rooney                   James (Jimmy) Edmund Rooney, 84, of Chatham passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. He was the husband of Margaret J. (Mackie) Rooney.                 Jim was born in Windsor, Conn. to the late Joseph P. and Ruth (Sargent) Rooney. He was a graduate of Windsor High School (’51) and the University of Connecticut (’55) wit...