The family and friends of Michael Lee Faraca of West Tisbury are commemorating him with a celebration of his life on Sunday, Oct. 21, at noon at the Agricultural Hall in West Tisbury.

Mike, a talented gardener, an avid ping-pong, chess and Scrabble player, and an enthusiastic soccer fan, died in August. Guests are invited to share stories of Mike at the event, which will be followed by a potluck luncheon. Please bring a side dish or dessert to share. For additional information, please contact Peggy Stone at