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

Susan Storey Lyman, 97, chair of Radcliffe Board of Trustees

By , Globe Staff

As head of the college’s board of trustees, Mrs. Lyman advocated preserving Radcliffe’s independence.

Dr. Mildred Dresselhaus, 86, much-honored MIT physicist, mentor to female scientists

By , Globe Staff

Dr. Dresselhaus, a physicist and an institute professor emerita at MIT, was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Cathie Cook, 73, McLean Hospital VP and fund-raiser

By , Globe Staff

Ms. Cook brought what she called “the extra verve of the added touch” to her work and her life.

Ira Stepanian, who guided Bank of Boston through rough waters to record profits, dies at 80

By , Globe Staff

Mr. Stepanian led one of Boston’s most venerable financial institutions through the late-1980s recession and into record earnings.