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

Sib Hashian, 67, former drummer for Boston

By , Globe Staff

Mr. Hashian, of Lynnfield, went from playing in North Shore bands to touring the world while drumming for Boston’s first two albums.

Mary Maples Dunn, 85, former Smith College president who also led Radcliffe

By , Globe Staff

Dr. Dunn guided Smith (1985-95) though difficult financial times en route to doubling its endowment.

Bob McKay, tireless advocate for more affordable housing

By , Globe Staff

Mr. McKay “had a low-key way of getting things done,” said Dan Wuenschel, former executive director of the Cambridge Housing Authority.

Mark E. Josephson, 73, renowned Beth Israel cardiologist

By J.M. Lawrence , Globe Correspondent

Dr. Josephson‘s research led to new ways of diagnosing and treating irregular heartbeats.