Obituaries

Jean E. Miller

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Jean E. Miller               SOUTH CHATHAM - Jean Elizabeth (Anderson) Miller, 80 peacefully and comfortably passed away surrounded by family on February 1, 2017 from Pulmonary Fibrosis.  Jean was born January 23, 1937 to D. Kenneth and Helen E. Anderson, Whitinsville.  Graduating from Northbridge High School, she earned Bachelor of Science and Master of Art degrees and received special fellowships to st...

Peter Bailey Squiers

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Peter Bailey Squiers CHATHAM:   Peter Bailey Squiers, 70, of Chatham (formerly of Norfolk & Medfield), died after a lengthy illness on Friday, January 20 th , 2017 at Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis. Born December 24, 1946 in Newton MA, he was the son of Alida Blood Myette and the late Stanley Weston Squiers.  Peter graduated from Medfield High School with t...

Geraldine D. Nickerson

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Geraldine D. Nickerson               CHATHAM – Geraldine D. Nickerson, 96, passed away on January 29th. She was the wife of the late Joseph A. Nickerson, Jr. and the daughter of Benjamin and Geraldine (Hopkins) Douglass.             She received a Bachelor's degree from James Madison University, and a Master's degree from Julliard School of Music. She had a distinguished career in music as both a pe...

Joseph Henry Langway

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Joseph Henry Langway             HARWICH - Joseph Henry Langway, born January 2, 1945, Millbury, died peacefully at home on January 26, 2017.  He leaves his loving wife, Susan (Hopkins) Langway; sons Charles William Langway of Jacksonville, Fla. and Wesley Joseph Langway of Harwich; daughters Susannah and her husband Eric Griffin and loving grandchildren Ava Mary and Harper Eliot of Guam; and Melissa Comisky a...

Thomas H. McCutcheon Sr.

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Thomas H. McCutcheon Sr.               Chatham – Thomas H. McCutcheon Sr. died January 27, 2017 at Liberty Commons in Chatham at age 98.             Born and raised in Newton, in 1918, the son of Norman and Helene (Hoyt) McCutcheon, he graduated from Washington and Lee University with a degree in industrial engineering.              He retired as a Commander from the...

J. Bruce Duncan

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J. Bruce Duncan   John Bruce Duncan died on Friday, February 3 at Waveny Care Center in New Canaan, Conn. He was 93 years old. Mr. Duncan had summered in Chatham for many years, and also maintained homes in New Canaan, Conn. and in Sullivans Island, S.C. Mr. Duncan had been in good health until sustaining injuries in a fall at his home in April of 2016.   Mr. Duncan is survived by his wife of 37 yea...

William Everett Gould

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William Everett Gould October 23, 1932 – February 3, 2017         If anyone possessed the knowledge to live life to the fullest, it was Bill Gould. He was born in Watertown, New York, the youngest by many years of the three children of Leslie and Hazel Gould. He attained his B.A. from Williams College and served two years in the U.S. Army. In 1965, he earned his M.B.A. (with Distinction) from Harvard Busines...

Paul Talbot Lucas

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Paul Talbot Lucas 1936-2017             It is with deep sadness that the family of Paul Lucas announce his passing on February 2, 2017 at the age of 80.  Born on December 26, 1936 in Chatham, he was the son of Pauline and Joseph Lucas, and brother, Joe Lucas. In 1958 he married Brenda Hackett and together they raised 2 children Ted and Cindy.             Paul graduated fr...

Robert G. Dow

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Robert G. Dow             Robert G. Dow, 78, of Chatham passed away on Friday, January 27, 2017. He was the husband of Sabine (Landmesser) Dow, and the son of Robert and Mary (Keane) Dow. Bob graduated from the University of Notre Dame. He later joined the US Army and served as a Colonel in Germany until 1990.  He was very active in the town of Chatham, especially on the B...

John (Jack) Joseph Heavey, Jr.

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John (Jack) Joseph Heavey, Jr.               John (Jack) Joseph Heavey, Jr. was born in Malden on April 6, 1927, the son of the late Madeleine Mulloy Heavey and John Joseph Heavey, Sr.  He was graduated from Belmont High School in 1944.  He joined the Army Air Force and attended the University of Massachusetts at Amherst before serving in Japan and Korea.  Following World ...

Hope Miller Craven, 99

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Hope Miller Craven, 99 1917—2016   Hope was born at home on January 5, 1917, the eldest of four children to the Rev. Theodore Bacheler and Belle Dart Bacheler in New Haven, Connecticut. Hope’s father was a chaplain in both the First and Second World Wars and a Congregational Minister until the time of his death in 1968. Hope was a lifelong Christian. She graduated from Mt. Holyoke College with a degree i...

Edward Anthony Zywiec

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Edward Anthony Zywiec                 Edward Anthony Zywiec of Chatham formerly of Naperville Ill., beloved husband of the late Ruth (Cardinal) Zywiec for 64 years, died while at Broad Reach Rehab facility on January 24, 2017.                   Ed is survived by his children Rose (spouse David) Poppe of Kalaheo, H.I.; Edward Jr. (spouse Mary) of Menomonee Falls, Wis.; Karyn Zywiec of Concord, Vt.; Andrea...