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

Judge Mary Beatty Muse, at 94; advocate for women

By , Globe Staff

Mrs. Muse, of Brookline, was a Suffolk County Probate and Family Court judge who advocated for women to advance in the field of law.

Henry Schwab, 92; told stories of the Holocaust through mail

By , Globe Staff

The Chestnut Hill resident, who fled Germany during the rise of Nazism, turned his stamp collecting hobby into a historical narrative.

William Thomas McKinley, 76; composer

By , Globe Staff

Mr. McKinley, of Reading, taught for 23 years at New England Conservatory and once chaired what is now the jazz studies department.

Al Petruccelli, 87; stage manager made magic for audiences

By , Globe Staff

Mr. Petruccelli served for decades in a number of backstage roles for theater, dance, and opera companies in Boston.