Obituaries

David Wesley Reynolds

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October 23, 1934 – February 16, 2021 After a decline in health related to Parkinson’s disease, David Wesley Reynolds died peacefully on February 16th at Joanne’s House of Hope Hospice, Bonita Springs, Florida. His daughters Andrea and Cameron, wife Catherine, and devoted care managers Audra Lee and Christine Austin were by his side. David was born to Chester Abel Reynolds and Pauline Bradford Taske...

Morton Fairbanks Terry

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Harwich - Morton Fairbanks Terry “Captain Mort,” 73, of Harwich passed away on July 25, 2021, on his boat in Saquatucket Harbor. Mort was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to Matthew Phipps Terry and Nancy Ells Terry on September 7, 1947. He grew up in Hingham and Chatham and graduated from Hebron Academy in Maine in 1966. He attended Northeastern University in the late ’60s and later settled on Cape Cod.   Captain ...

Jane Meincke

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Jane Meincke, 97, of Chatham, passed away peacefully on the 16th of July, 2021. Preceded in death by her parents, Louis Fancher Cody and Jane Steinwedell Cody, her husband Howard D. Meincke Jr. and her brother Bill Cody. Born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1923. Graduated for Hathaway Brown School in 1941. Attended Bennett Jr. College and Western Reserve University. Married in 1943 to Howard D. Meincke Jr. and lived on th...

Kenneth William (Bill) MacLean

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Kenneth William (Bill) MacLean of Chatham, formerly of Lexington, died at home unexpectedly on the first day of spring, March 21, 2020.  Born on February 8,1945 to William J. and Isabel (MacRae) MacLean, Bill grew up in Yonkers, N.Y. where he was an Eagle Scout, delivered daily newspapers to 65 customers, played on community sports teams, sang in the church choir, played trombone in the school band, was high scho...

Deirdre Flannery Gollop

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CHATHAM and WESTON — Deirdre Flannery Gollop, described by friends as “a glowing light in this world”, passed away on Tuesday, July 20th. She was surrounded by her adoring husband, Frank, and her daughters, Kirstin, Kelsey and Caitlin. She was 74 years young. Deirdre’s greatest pride and joy was her seven grandchildren. She lives on in each of them: Sadie has her determination, Cooper her sweet sensitivity, Grace...

George Walter Fontaine, M.D.

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George Walter Fontaine, M.D. (June 4, 1930 – April 4, 2020)  On April 4, 2020, Dr. George Walter Fontaine passed after a long battle with congestive heart failure.  He was 89.  He leaves behind his loving spouse, Carol (nee Peterson) of Chatham, his daughter Lorraine Fontaine of Truth-Or-Consequences, N.M., his son Jeffrey Fontaine of Athens, Pa., his son David Fontaine, M.D. of Bedford, N.H. (Laurie), his dau...

William Dennis Engs

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William Dennis Engs passed away at Loma Linda University Hospital Medical Center in California on July 2, 2021.  He was the son of the late Mildred and William Engs of Chatham.      He was born in Oakland, California, in 1932 and grew up there and in Rye, New York.  In 1954 he graduated from Harvard University and served as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army from 1954 - 1956.     He earned an M.B.A. from the Un...

C. Philip Smith

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On June 19th, 2021, C. Philip Smith, 89, passed away at home surrounded by his family and dear friends.  Born on January 10th, 1932, he was the son of the late Gerald A. and Gladys E. Smith.  Philip was a lifelong resident of Harwich Port.  He graduated from Harwich High School, the Salutatorian of his class in 1950.  Philip was a gifted athlete.  While attending Harwich High School he played and lettered in thre...

Anita Therese Domingue Paradis

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Anita Therese Domingue Paradis passed peacefully at home on June 26 with her husband and family at her side.  Survived by her loving husband Renald of 68 years, son Marc and his wife Geri of Simsbury Conn., daughter Anne and her wife Maryjane of Sunderland, daughter Claire and her husband David Wurmfeld of Palm Bay, Fla., daughter Lise and her husband Dale Gosnell of Juneau, Alaska and daughter Julie of Westhampt...

Joan (Borthwick) Nickerson

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Joan (Borthwick) Nickerson, 58, of Chatham, passed away peacefully at home on June 30, 2021 after a courageous battle with ALS, with her loved ones by her side. She was born in Hyannis 6/4/1963. Graduated from Cape Cod Tech in 1981. Joan loved spending time with family and traveling. Her favorite vacation spot was St. Maarten which she visited numerous times. She enjoyed playing Bingo. She was the “lunch lady” at...

Victoria H. Doane

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Chatham—Victoria passed away at home on June 30, 2021. Born in 1921, she was the daughter of James and Eva Hoole of Bronxville, N.Y. She was a graduate of Maryville College, Tenn. A resident of Chatham, Victoria was predeceased by her husband of 55 years, Oscar W. Doane Jr. They lived in W. Yarmouth for 35 years in the colonial house they built in 1949; then moved to Chatham in 1985. Their generosity knew no boun...