Bryan Marquard

Marquard has written obituaries since 2005 for the Globe , where he has worked since 2000. For more than 30 years he has been reporter and editor at publications including Newsday on Long Island and smaller newspapaers in New England, where he has lived most of his life.

Latest stories

Susumu Ito, at 96; Harvard biologist and war hero

By , Globe Staff

Dr. Ito was a professor emeritus at Harvard Medical School whose Army unit was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal for its service during World War II.

Falling rock may have led to Amtrak derailment in Vt.

By and , Globe Staff

Three cars plunged down a steep embankment in Monday’s incident, and at least seven people were hurt.

Eugene Freedman, 83; overhauled, energized accounting field

By , Globe Staff

Mr. Freedman always considered accounting more than just numbers on a ledger. “Figures are a language,” he once said.


Carolyn Lynch, 69; philanthropist with a passion for bridge

By , Globe Staff

Mrs. Lynch, diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia last month, brought to her work a down-to-earth sensibility honed during a childhood in an educator’s household.