Obituaries Editor

Bryan Marquard

Bryan Marquard has written obituaries since 2005 for the Globe , where he has worked since 2000. For more than 35 years he has been reporter and editor at publications including Newsday on Long Island and smaller newspapers in New England, where he has lived most of his life.

Latest stories

Charlotte Fellman; taught music for decades, loved music entire life

By , Globe Staff

More than 90 years ago, before most of the patrons who will fill this fall’s seats in Symphony Hall were born, Ms. Fellman took her turn with the baton.

Cara Linehan Buckwell, a mother and coach who ‘left the world a better place,’ dies at 34

By , Globe Staff

Buckwell was a respected coach who ran races to raise funds in her sister’s memory. When she died, her daughter was 10 months old.

S. Allen Counter, 73; professor found explorers’ descendants decades later

By , Globe Staff

In the 1980s, Dr. Counter located the descendants of US arctic explorers in Greenland.

Diane Nelson, 51; noted jockey built career at Suffolk Downs, Rockingham

By , Globe Staff

Ms. Nelson spent her formative years at the local tracks before turning to tracks in her native New York.