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

Debra Chasnoff, 60; won Oscar for documentary

, Globe Staff and Wires

Debra Chasnoff was an Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker whose work highlighted gay families.

Jerry Ellis dies at 90

Jerry Ellis, Building 19’s purveyor ‘Good stuff cheap,’ dies at 90

By , Globe Staff

Mr. Ellis filled his stores with unusual goods culled from manufacturer’s closeouts, overstock, and bankruptcies.

Vanu Bose, 52, noted figure with MIT and cellular pioneer

By , Globe Staff

Born into one of Greater Boston’s most prominent technology families, Mr. Bose became an entrepreneur in his own right.

Velma Haith, 72; served youths at Dorchester community center

By , Globe Staff

Mrs. Haith was a program supervisor and a second mother to generations of youths at the Lee School community center in Dorchester.