Jeffrey P. Kurth died on Saturday, August 10, 2013 at his home in Chilmark. He was 68.

He was the husband of Anne E. (Ryan) Kurth and father of Jeffrey Jr., Jason, Krissy, Ryan and Matthew. He also was the brother of Conrad, Mark, Gary, Gregory, Wayne, Pamela Zimmer, Arlene Hinckley, Deborah Searle and Wendy Winner and the late David Kurth. He was the grandfather of Jason Kurth.

Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, August 14 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home on Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road in Oak Bluffs. His funeral service, officiated by the Rev. Rob Hensley, will be held on Thursday, August 15 at 1:30 p.m. in the funeral home. Interment will follow in the Abel’s Hill Cemetery on South Road in Chilmark. A full obituary will follow in a future edition of the Gazette. An online guest book is available at