Obituaries

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...

Mariel Noyes

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Mariel Noyes, 88, passed away peacefully at her home in Saddle River, N.J. on May 3rd, 2019. Mariel was born in Bayonne, N.J. on February 3rd, 1931, to Alfred and Marjorie Jones. She married her late husband, Robert Noyes, in July of 1964 and they moved to Saddle River shortly thereafter, where she resided for more than 53 years. Mariel was a real estate professional for Joseph Murphy Realty then later, Terrie O’...

David E. Jordan

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HARWICH - David E. Jordan, 93, of Harwich died Friday January 28, 2022 at the McCarthy Care Center in East Sandwich, following a brief battle with cancer. He was the devoted husband of June R. (Wilsnack) Jordan, the love of his life. The couple had celebrated 72 years of marriage. June remembers her husband as a man filled with curiosity, a desire to acquire knowledge, and skills of many types.   Born in Wood-Rid...

Ann Pells

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Ann Gilbert Duncan Pells, 92, died comfortably in her sleep at Liberty Commons nursing home in North Chatham, MA, after a short illness. She was predeceased by her husband Louis H. Pells; parents, Walter I. L. Duncan and Doris Dunning Duncan; a brother, Ian Duncan of NY, and is survived by her four children, Gail D. Pells in CT (Fred); Leah H. Belliveau of Brewster, MA; John P. Pells (Sara) of Brewster, MA, and M...

Forrest E. Bassett

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Forrest E. Bassett, age 95, passed away on January 26 at his home in South Yarmouth. He leaves his beloved wife Gail; his step-children and step-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Forrest was predeceased by his brothers Philip and David and by his first wife, Joyce Tyndall.    A native Cape Codder and the oldest of the three sons of Emily and Earle F. Bassett, he attended Harwich schools.  Upon gradua...

Mark Watson

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Mark Watson didn’t fit the mold and all who knew him quickly learned that that he liked it that way.  Mark was a quiet observer of the world around him who reveled in pointing out the oddities of “normal” life with his eccentric wit, off-beat sense of humor and complete set of zany sound effects to fit any situation.  Mark was at his core a kind-hearted California surfer dude who longed be a rock star, something ...

John David Lynch

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John D. Lynch passed away peacefully on January 23, 2022, after a long illness.  He was born on May 15, 1951, in Lawrence, to the late John and Eileen Lynch.  He was the middle child of seven children and was surrounded by his six sisters, his father often referring to him as the ham in the middle of the sandwich!    John grew up in North Andover, MA and graduated in 1969 from North Andover High School.  He gradu...

Sheila Drew Nowak

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CHATHAM - Sheila Drew Nowak, age 82 of Chatham, formerly of Stow and Marlborough, passed away peacefully at Liberty Commons Nursing Home in Chatham Monday, January 24, 2022, after a courageous decades-long battle with Muscular Dystrophy.  She was born in Newport, R.I., the daughter of Joseph and Mae Drew.  Sheila graduated from Portsmouth High School in New Hampshire in 1957 and later went on to earn an Associate...

Andrew M. Bohman

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Andrew MacKenzie Bohman, 58, of Chatham died Tuesday, Jan. 25 after a brief illness. He was the son of Douglas Ann Bohman of Chatham and the late Raynard F. Bohman, Jr. Andrew attended the Chatham Schools through 9th grade. In 1982, he graduated from Deerfield Academy where he placed second in his class academically and competed on the varsity soccer and golf teams. He went on to Dartmouth College where he gradu...

David R. Coleman

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David R. Coleman, 78, of Harwich passed away on Thursday, January 13, 2022. He was surrounded by loved ones at his home at the time of the passing.  David was born in Milford on November 11, 1943 and moved to the Cape with his family in 1952. He was predeceased by his father, Charles F. Coleman, and his mother, Antoinette (Deflumaro) Coleman.     He is survived by his wife, Betsy (Gardner) Coleman of 56 years, hi...

Theodore O. Hyora

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16 August 1919 - 18 January 2022 Theodore O. Hyora left us in peace on January 18, 2022 in Stuart, Florida. He was 102 years old. Ted was born in Norwood in 1919 on his Finnish immigrant parents’ wedding anniversary, August 16th, an auspicious date later shared with a granddaughter and commemorated as National Airborne Day, a fitting tribute to his military service.   As a “Screaming Eagle” in the Army 101st Para...