Robert M. Silberling died at his home in Las Vegas on Monday, Sept. 23. He was 79.

He was the husband of Joyce Anne (Tucker) Silberling and the father of Tracey Silberling and Brad Silberling. He was also the brother of Louis and Martin Silberling. A memorial service will be held on Monday, Sept. 30 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center at 10:30 a.m.

Local arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home in Oak Bluffs. An online guest book is available at

A full obituary will appear in a future edition of the Gazette.