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Nice shot: Horses, a hearse, slowly through some surprised city streets

Nice shot: Horses, a hearse, slowly through some surprised city streets

In place of the traditional black limousine-style hearse, the sendoff for Robert Nelson Wilson used an elegant horse-drawn carriage.

Seth Teller, 50, East Cambridge activist famous as robotics professor at MIT

Seth Teller, 50, East Cambridge activist famous as robotics professor at MIT

Seth Teller, a neighborhood activist and professor of computer science and engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, died Tuesday.

Judith Ann Lippard

Judith Ann Lippard

Judith Ann Lippard (née Drezner), 70, of Cambridge, died Monday evening, Sept. 9, 2013, at the De Rham House after a brave battle with cancer.

Celia Thaxter Hubbard

Celia Thaxter Hubbard

Celia Thaxter Hubbard of Cambridge and Brewster, Mass., a painter, nationally respected gallery owner and leading figure in Boston’s art community in the 1960s, died peacefully Monday.

Joan Parker, famous for role in husband’s ‘Spenser’ and her own charity, dead at 80

Joan Parker, famous for role in husband’s ‘Spenser’ and her own charity, dead at 80

Joan H. Parker, of Ash Street, educator, charity fundraiser and widow of mystery writer Robert B. Parker, is dead at 80.

Karen M. Klinger

Karen M. Klinger

Karen M. Klinger, late of Cambridge, died Dec. 16, 2012.

North Cambridge’s Darrah dies after family member in Montana

North Cambridge’s Darrah dies after family member in Montana

It was the death of his wife’s stepfather just a few days ago that brought North Cambridge’s John Darrah to Montana, but on Friday Darrah himself died, local media say.