Daniel L. Mayhew of West Tisbury died unexpectedly on Sunday, May 17 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. He was 69. He was married to Ethel Judith (Judy) Mayhew, who predeceased him on March 24. He was the father of Daniel P. Mayhew, Mark Crowley, Paula Haynes, Jeanne Lotrionte, and Patricia Irwin.

A graveside service for both Mr. and Mrs. Mayhew will be held on Saturday, May 30 at 1 p.m. at the Abel’s Hill Cemetery in Chilmark, with military honors for Mr. Mayhew provided by the Veterans of Martha’s Vineyard. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Gazette. Donations may be made in their memory to the Animal Shelter of Martha’s Vineyard, PO Box 1829, Edgartown, MA 02539. Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home in Oak Bluffs. Visit ccgfuneralhome.com for an online guest book and information.