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    Kenneth C. Martin 7/16/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Kenneth C. Martin, 87, a lifelong Provincetown resident died peacefully, Tuesday July 16th at Seashore Point Wellness and Rehabilitation Center in Provincetown. He was the husband of Nancy (Young) Martin. Born and educated in Provincetown, he was the son of the late Henry and Lillian (Santos) Martin. A graduate of Provincetown High School, he joined the Army at the onset of the Korean War. Upon returning home, he met Nancy and the two were married for 64 years. Throughout life, Kenny had many jobs and was known as a hard worker. In his spare time, he enjoyed hunting, fixing things and riding his blue moped around town. He retired from…

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    Albert Rocheteau, Jr. 6/18/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Albert Rocheteau, Jr., known to his friends as “Bubby”, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at his home in Brookline, MA. He was 52. Born in Provincetown, he was the son of the late Albert, Sr. and Carolyn Rocheteau. Albert grew up in the west end of Provincetown on Conant Street, graduating from Provincetown High School in 1984 as Salutatorian. He received his B.A. in 1988 from Boston College. At both Provincetown High School and Boston College, Albert forged lifelong friendships and touched the lives of everyone that he met. Albert pursued a career in marketing in the financial services industry, holding several senior level…

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    Charles Russell Holway 6/15/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Charles Russell Holway, 83, known to family and friends as “Russ” passed away peacefully on June 15, 2019. He was the husband of his beloved wife of 63 years, Marguerite (Thomas) Holway. A North Truro native, he was the son of the late Charles Henry and Emma (Thompson) Holway. Russell was a member of the Provincetown High School Class of 1954, and began fishing shortly after with his father-in-law, Anthony Thomas Sr. and his brothers-in-law on the F/V Richard and Arnold. After 10 years, Russell left fishing to begin a 35-year career with the Truro Department of Public Works, retiring as Superintendent. He loved to be on the water and…

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    Brooke Stuart Evans 6/9/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Brooke Stuart Evans, 86, of Provincetown, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 9, 2019 in Provincetown. Born in Springfield to the late Alda (Stuart) and Clarence Evans on January 2, 1933, he received a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from American International College. He married Mary Anne (Kolowrat) Evans on December 28, 1958 in Monson, MA. Brooke was Honorably Discharged from the U.S. Army where he was stationed in Colorado and Regensberg, Germany. Brooke was considered one of the top General Managers in a 24-unit international chain of hotels prior to being hired as Vice President and General Manager of Dunfey’s Resort in Hyannis. In 1977, Brooke purchased the…

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    John V. Donovan III 6/7/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    John Vincent Donovan III, 65, entered into rest on Friday June 7, 2019 after a long, courageous battle with cancer. John passed surrounded by family & friends in Provincetown, MA, the town of his summer residence and also where he truly felt at home. He was born in New Haven, Connecticut on April 18, 1954 to the late John V. and Evangeline (Ciminski) Donovan Jr. John is survived by his loving brother Michael Donovan Sr. and wife, Shari of South Carolina. He will also be greatly missed by his niece and nephew Michael Jr. and Alison Donovan, as well as nieces and nephews in Florida, David, Deanna and Paul Donovan…

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    Mary G. DiGiovanni 5/29/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Family and friends are invited to a Funeral Mass for Mary G. (Queeny) DiGiovanni of Truro, to be held at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, June 12th at St Peter the Apostle Church, 11 Prince St, Provincetown. Mary passed on Wednesday, May 29th at St. Lucie Medical Center in Port St. Lucie, Florida. She was 92. A full obituary will be published shortly.

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    Veronica ‘Ronni” Farrell 5/20/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Veronica ‘Ronni’ Farrell of Truro died unexpectantly in her home on Monday, May 20, 2019. She was 72. Born and raised on Staten Island, NY, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Marie (Melvin) Farrell. Following high school, she continued her education at Fordham University, eventually earning her Master’s Degree. She was a social studies and gym teacher on Staten Island. Ronni moved to Provincetown over 30 years ago, moving to Truro ten years later. Here, she became a general contractor, with a deep concern for the environmental impact of development. Ronni served on the Truro Energy Committee during 2010-11, helping Truro become eligible for Green Community status.…

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    Olivia Mae Thomas 5/18/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Olivia Mae Thomas, 88, a life-long Provincetown resident passed away Saturday, May 18th at Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis after a brief illness. She was surrounded by her loving family. Olivia was born and raised in Provincetown, daughter of the late Dorothy A. and Ernest ‘Zeke’ Tasha. She was the wife of the late Anthony L. Thomas, Jr. She met her husband at the age of 15, and became his child bride at 16½. Together they raised four children. Olivia and Tony loved to travel throughout New England, and did so until his death in 1979 In her later years, she enjoyed reading, cooking, watching the Food Network and Hallmark…

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    Miriam Margolies Stubbs 5/12/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Miriam Margolies Stubbs, 99, of Provincetown passed away peacefully Tuesday, May 14th at her apartment at Seashore Point. She was the widow of Kenneth Stubbs, who died in 1967. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Hannah [Wolf] Margolies. She graduated from Barnard College and received her Masters Degree in Political Science from Columbia University. She moved to Washington DC in the early 1940’s to begin her forty-year career in the federal government specializing in rehabilitation policy and legislation. In the course of her career she was instrumental in developing landmark legislation and was twice honored to attend the ceremony at the…

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    William J. ‘Bill’ Thornton 5/12/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    William John “Bill” Thornton passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, May 12th, 2019 at his home in Provincetown. He was 72. Bill was born on March 12th, 1947 in Somerset to the late Elsie (Rapoza) and Walter Thornton. He graduated from Somerset High School in 1965. In high school, Bill was a standout athlete, playing varsity football each of his 4 years, proudly wearing the number 44 and playing the positions of running back and defensive back. After high school, he went on to graduate from the National School of Meat Cutting in Toledo, Ohio. There he learned what would become his vocation for most of his life. Bill was an…

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    Barbara Ann Scherer 4/26/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Barbara Ann Scherer, 77, of Truro passed away quietly at home on Friday, April 26th surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of Normand ‘Tippy’ Scherer. Barbara’s family invite you to join with them for calling hours at the Christian Union Church, 27 Shore Rd, Truro on Wednesday, May 1st from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. The Funeral will be at 1100 am, Thursday, May 2nd at the Church. Burial will follow in Old North Cemetery, Truro. A complete obituary will be published shortly.

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    Marion Henrique Thomas 4/19/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Marion (Henrique) Thomas, 102 years loved, died peacefully on April 19th, 2019 in Marion, Massachusetts. She was born December 21st, 1916 in Provincetown, MA to the late Marion [Davis] & Frank Parsons Passion Henrique. Matriarch of the family, she is survived by her only son Thomas L. Thomas and his wife Darlene. She was Nana to 5 grandchildren John Michael Morgan (Judy), Jodi Thomas (James), Jami Edmundson (Bruce), Jessica Golino (Sebastian) & Molly Cardoso (Junior), 6 great grandchildren; Jeremy, Jessica (Christopher), Tyler, Maximus, Maya & Declyn, and 3 great-great grandchildren, Sophia, Cameron & Harper. She lived 90 years of her life in Provincetown, where she was a fixture for 27…

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    Donna Jordan 4/16/2019 12:00:00 AM Wellfleet,MA / Provincetown,MA / Stafford Springs,CT / Big Fork,MT / South Wellfleet,MA

    Donna C. Jordan, 89, formerly from South Wellfleet, passed away at Vernon Manor in Vernon, CT on April 16, 2019. Donna was born on November 25, 1929 in Imperial, PA. She was the daughter of Ida (Seabright ) and Robert Cummins. After graduating from Grove City College, Donna moved to Washington, DC to work for the U.S. Department of Health. It was there she met her husband, Bob. After marriage, they moved to Pittsfield, MA and eventually settled in Dalton, MA to raise their family. In 1989, Donna and Bob moved to South Wellfleet, MA where they enjoyed their retirement. Donna loved to putter around in the garden and enjoyed…

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    Jacqueline Cordeiro Hasday 4/13/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Jacqueline “Jackie” Cordeiro Hasday passed away Saturday, April 13th at her home in North Truro surrounded by her loved ones. She has been laid to rest at the Sacred Heart Cemetery in Truro. Jackie was born and raised in Queens, New York. She graduated from Forest Hills High School in 1969 and attended the Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan. She came to Provincetown in the seventies and made it her forever home. In 1977 she had her one and only beloved son Ethan. Jackie worked for Kaplansky Insurance Agency and retired after 28 years. She loved her community and served as the Treasurer for Truro Treasures for seven years.…

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    Marian A. Goveia 4/16/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Marian A. (Cook) Goveia, 90, of Provincetown died peacefully in the early morning of April 16, at Cape Cod Hospital following an unexpected diagnosis, in December, of cancer. This ultimately resulted in her hospitalization a week before her death. Born in Provincetown, she was the daughter of the late John F. “Peacie” and Nellie (Patrick) Cook. Marian was educated in Provincetown, married young and spent a short time in Indiana where she lost her first child during birth and where her second child was born. Providing for her children was her most important priority; more so after becoming a single parent which contributed to her phenomenal work ethic. For many…

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    Warren S. Cresswell, Jr. 4/2/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Warren S. Cresswell, Jr., of Brewster, Massachusetts, formerly of New York City, New York, passed away and went into the light on April 2, 2019. He is survived by his son, Brian Modin and his daughter-in-law, Karen Modin, their children, Madison Modin, Malea Modin and Nicole Modin, and his brother’s widow, Harriet Hobbs Cresswell. His brother, Travis H. Cresswell, predeceased him in 2007. His father, Warren S. Cresswell, Sr., predeceased him in 1984 and his mother, Gloria H. Cresswell, predeceased him in 1994. Warren was born in New York and grew up in Monson, Massachusetts, where he graduated from Monson Academy and later attended Mitchell College and New York University.…

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    Priscilla Pazolt 3/23/2019 12:00:00 AM Provincetown,MA

    Priscilla Pazolt, 94 of North Truro, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 23rd, with her devoted son and loving granddaughter by her side. She was the beloved wife of the late Warren Pazolt. For many years she owned and operated the Sea Gull Motel in North Truro. She took pride in her flower gardens and enjoyed befriending the many guests who traveled to the Sea Gull every year. At her request, services were private.