Obituaries

Maria Katerini Dounelis-Bradley

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 Maria Katerini Dounelis-Bradley, born on March 27, 1930 in Napi Lesvos, Greece, died on May 2, 2021. Maria is the eldest daughter of Peter and Anna (Salta) Dounelis of Salem and Brockton. Maria earned BA and MA degrees from Bridgewater College and taught American History at Brockton High School for 35  years. Upon retirement, Maria entered the retail industry to, as she put it, “remain active.” Maria is survi...

Betsey Ann Buck Bloomer

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   Betsey Ann Buck Bloomer of Chatham passed away peacefully at the Orleans Nursing and Convalescent Home at the age 88 on October 19th, 2020.   A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday June 19 at 10:30 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church Main St. Chatham with a time of fellowship to follow in the church hall. Notes of comfort may be made to Betsey’s family at  www.chapmanfuneral.com ...

Joseph W. Sweeney

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Joseph W. Sweeney, 86, of South Harwich, formerly of Bedford and Bonita Springs, Fla, passed away peacefully on May 31, 2021. Joe was born in Boston and was a graduate of Babson College and earned his MBA from Boston College.  He was a very active member of the Bedford community where he lived and gave his time for many years.  Joe was a lifelong athlete and enjoyed golfing at Cranberry Valley Golf Course in his ...

Laurel Ann Tileston

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Laurel Ann Tileston passed away peacefully, May 30 2021, on her 61st birthday, surrounded by her family. Laurel was a graduate of Chatham High School and attended Vermont College.  She worked in retail and also was employed as a home health aide.     Laurel had a fondness for animals, especially her pets that went before.   Laurel is survived by her mother, Phyllis Tileston, brothers David (Andria), Malcolm (Wend...

Joseph W. Griffiths

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Joseph W. Griffiths   February 14, 1942 – May 21, 2021 It is with deep sorrow and much love that we mourn the passing of Joe on May 21st, 2021, after being stricken with a rare complication related to lung cancer. He leaves behind his beloved wife of 58 years, Janice (Collins), his children, Lauren of Key Biscayne, Florida, Joseph Jr. and his wife Olivia of South Boston, and Jon of Harwich Port. He is also surviv...

David Mack

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David Mack On Friday, May 21st, 2021, loving son and beloved brother passed away at age 42. Dave was born May 4th, 1979, in Sydney, Australia to Richard and Carol Mack. He was the second of three children. Dave received several degrees from fine institutions including Salve Regina, American University, and was currently enrolled in the master’s degree program Teaching English as a Foreign Language at the Universi...

Madeline Silvester

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Madeline Silvester   April 27, 1940–June 6, 2021 Madeline Silvester went to be with the Lord on June 6, 2021, surrounded by loved ones. She was born April 27, 1940 in New York City, daughter of the late Frank and Marie Lofaro. She was a graduate of Saint Lawrence Academy and received a degree in education from Hunter College. She married Ralph Silvester on July 6, 1968, and lived in Simsbury, CT, where they raise...

Phyllis B. Mandel

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Phyllis B. Mandel May 19, 1946 – May 20, 2021 Phyllis Blanche Mandel, a pioneering executive in book publishing operations, passed away on May 20, 2021 in Cape Cod, MA. She was 75 years old. Phyllis’s 40-year career began in New York City at Select Magazines in 1966, where she served as an order processing department of one. She went on to lead distribution and fulfillment at Bantam Books, Bantam Doubleday Dell, ...

Lorraine A. (Dion) Carlson

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Lorraine A. (Dion) Carlson of North Chatham died peacefully at the age of 88 on May 22, 2021 surrounded by family. She was born to George and Claudia (Rivard) Dion in Worcester where she met and married Russell H. Carlson in 1952.  Lorraine and Russell raised their 14 children in Oxford before moving to Hyannis in 1985.    Lorraine is preceded in death by her husband Russell, her brother George (Sonny) Dion and h...

Sandy Rose Schaefer-Ung

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Sandy Rose Schaefer-Ung Sandy Rose Schaefer-Ung (May 16, 1942-May 16, 2021) of Orleans passed away peacefully after a long illness. She was well cared for by the staffs of Cape Cod Hospital and Pleasant Bay Nursing and Rehabilitation.    Sandy was the daughter of George and Nina Schaefer.  Sandy’s mother was a distinguished nurse in Roslindale. Annually Sandy presented the Nina Schaefer award that was created in ...

Robert Fred Fogelman

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Robert Fred Fogelman was born in Memphis, Tennessee on January 10, 1936 to Mr. and Mrs. Morris S. Fogelman. He passed away on May 30, 2021. He was happily married to Martha Hicky Fogelman for 56 years until her passing on March 1, 2021. Bobby graduated from Central High School where he ran cross country and track. In the fall of 1953, he matriculated to the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce at the University...

Gardner E. ‘Ted’ Prouty III

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Gardner E. ‘Ted’ Prouty III August 6, 1941 - May 20, 2021 After a heroic battle with cancer, Ted died 5/20/2021.  He is survived by his wife Lee Ziegler-Prouty, his beloved daughters Pamela J. Talley and Lisa H. Prouty of Fredericksburg, VA. and his grandson Justin E. Prouty. He is also survived by several cousins.  He was known for his great low key sense of humor and his kindness to all.  In 1990, he bought his...