Obituaries

Mary J. Higgins, 89

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Mary J. Higgins passed peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, February 20, 2022, at Maplewood at Brewster.  Mary was born in Franklin, Pa. but grew up outside of Erie, Pa. in Wesleyville, Pa.  She graduated from Wesleyville H.S. and then moved to Cleveland, Ohio, where she attended St. Lukes nursing school and graduated with her R.N. in 1955.     Afterward, she moved to Dallas, Texas, to work at Parkland Hospital.  I...

Jacqueline ‘Jackie’ Anne Jane Carsey

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Jacqueline “Jackie” Anne Jane Carsey, age 91, of Chatham, passed away peacefully on February 17, 2022. She was born in New York, New York, on November 22, 1930 to Mabel Burger and William Carsey. Jackie had two older brothers, John Jay ‘Jack’ and Robert ‘Bobby,’ whom she loved dearly.  Despite growing up in Manhattan during the Great Depression, she was a happy child and as a young adult worked as a Librarian. Sh...

Anne Mary (Gaudette) Meservey

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Born: April 9, 1940 in Lowell Died: February 21, 2022 in Chatham Anne Mary Meservey is survived by her husband, George Daniel Meservey Jr; children, George (Cheryl) Meservey III, Michael (Maura) Meservey, Stephen (Cheryl) Meservey, and Maryellen (Edward) Howell; 18 grandchildren; four great grandchildren; sisters Elizabeth (Michael) McOsker, Joan (Steve) LeFave, and sisters-in-law Nancy Eldredge and Sally Hutchin...

Ramona M. (O’Brien) McDonald

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Ramona M. (O’Brien) McDonald, age 70,  died unexpectedly on February 17, 2022.   Born at Brockton Hospital to the late William H. and Margaret J. (McFadden) O’Brien, Ramona was raised in Bridgewater and graduated Bridgewater-Raynham High School in 1969.  After high school Ramona worked for MCI Bridgewater where she took part in “the real” Titicut Follies and often joked that she had met Albert DeSalvo and lived. ...

James (“Jim”) W. Stetson

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James (“Jim”) W. Stetson (age 73) of Orleans, formerly of Boston, passed away Sunday, February 6, 2022 while receiving care at Cape Cod Hospital. He leaves behind his wife, Carolyn, his daughter, Victoria, his sister and brother-in-law, Linda and Don Willoughby, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Viola, and his brother, Robert.  Jim attended Bridgewater ...

Elizabeth C. Nishibori

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Elizabeth C. Nishibori, 76, died Friday, February 11, 2022. Resident of Orleans, MA, she was the beloved wife of Masaaki (John) Nishibori, and the daughter of the late Robert and Zeta Girvin. During their marriage, they lived in New York, Boston, London, Tokyo, Milan, and San Francisco. Elizabeth is survived by her husband, Masaaki (John) Nishibori, and their three children, Timothy Nishibori of Oakland, CA, M...

Alice Patricia French

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Alice Patricia French, 82 passed away on February 8 with her family by her side. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. Known by many as Pat. She grew up in Needham and lived many years in Boston. Pat lived with her husband in Watertown before moving to Cape Cod in 1977 and raising their family in Harwich. She was a proud Registered Nurse for over 50 years. Pat worked in Boston hospitals and ...

Richard H. Bernard

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YARMOUTH PORT – Richard H. Bernard 86 of Yarmouth Port died Monday February 7, 2022 at Liberty Commons in North Chatham, surrounded by his loving family. He was the loving husband of Janice A. (Mather) Bernard. They had been married for 55 years. Born in Taunton, Dick was the son of the late Adrian and Helen (Stanley) Bernard. He moved to Cape Cod after his father died and his mother remarried, Fred ...

Janice Marie (Mayer) Veillette

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Janice Marie (Mayer) Veillette, 81, of Chatham, MA, died Monday, January 17th, 2022 in Chatham. Born in Meriden, CT, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Elsie (L’Heureux) Mayer.Janice graduated from Meriden High School in 1958. While raising her family with her former late husband, Peter Veillette, in Arlington, VA, she held positions at Catholic Charities and HEW Federal Credit Union. She enjoyed music, ...

Robert E Griffin Jr.

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Robert E Griffin Jr., of Chatham, MA died peacefully on December 11, 2021 at Cape Cod Hospital with family by his side. He was 64. He grew up in Chatham and lived there his whole life. "Rob" was the beloved son of Robert E and Eunice (Nickerson) Griffin, both of Chatham.  Rob began his years working on the water when he was 15 years old. He went off shore lobstering with his dad that summer. From ther...

Richard H. Lyman

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Richard H. Lyman of Chatham passed away on February 1, 2022. He leaves his wife, Constance (Lambert) Lyman. Dick was born in Boston, the son of Warren Lyman and Mildred (Harrison) Lyman, and raised in Hopkinton, Stoughton and summers in Hyannis Park. Upon his graduation from Brown University, Dick began his career with John Hancock Financial Services. It was there that he met his wife, Connie. He retired in 1987 ...

David Dunbar Tobey

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HARWICH- David Dunbar Tobey, 82, of Harwich, died on February 1, 2022, at Cape Cod Hospital. He grew up in Harwich and graduated from Harwich High School in 1957, Worcester Academy and Clarkson University. He then taught at Lawrence Academy.    He returned to Harwich to run the family business and raise a family. He served on the Finance and School committees and the Conservation Commission. He also coached Littl...