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.

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Nick Cafardo, baseball writer of uncommon grace and dedication, dies at 62

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Mr. Cafardo, the Globe baseball writer who died Thursday in Fort Myers, was legendary among all who cover sports.


George Mendonsa, whose Times Square kiss became an iconic photo, dies at 95

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George Mendonsa was a sailor on leave when photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt captured his impromptu kiss in Times Square on Aug. 14, 1945.

Dr. Russell Boles Jr., a physician who was a healer of bodies and souls, dies at 96

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Affiliated for decades with New England Baptist, Dr. Boles was the doctor of choice for patients from the Kennedy compound on Cape Cod to Mattapan.

Dr. John Gunderson, 76; pioneered defining and treating borderline personality disorder

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Dr. Gunderson spent his career at McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School.