John Morelli, a former longtime teacher at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School, died Wednesday morning, Oct. 17, 2007 at his home in Chilmark. Visiting hours will be held on Sunday, Oct. 21 in the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home in Oak Bluffs from 5 to 8 p.m. His funeral service will be private. Donations may be made in his memory to Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard, P.O. Box 2549, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557. Visit for online guest book and information. A full obituary will appear in a future edition of the Gazette.