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

Ezra ‘Speed’ Anderson, 94; owned iconic hot dog trailer

By , Globe Staff

Mr. Anderson’s “Boston Speed’s Hot Dog Wagon” saw aficionados gladly wait in line for his grilled creations.

Mildred Hailey, 82; Bromley-Heath leader achieved national stature

By , Globe Staff

Mrs. Hailey spent for four decades as head of the nation’s first tenant-run public housing development.

Alden W. Poole, 89; journalist, professor, peace activist

By , Globe Staff

Mr. Poole, of Quincy, had three overlapping careers as a newspaper editor and taught journalism at Simmons College.

Judith Magyar Isaacson, at 90; former Bates College dean wrote Holocaust memoir

By , Globe Staff

Mrs. Isaacson’s 1990 memoir chronicled the months following her 19th birthday when she was deposited at Auschwitz.