Philip A. Tucker Sr. of Pocasset, formerly of Martha’s Vineyard, died at Windemere Nursing Facility on Thursday, Sept. 10. He was 82.

A visitation will be held on Sunday, Sept. 13 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home in Oak Bluffs. Philip’s funeral service will be held on Monday, Sept. 14 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

Interment will follow at the Oak Grove Cemetery on State Road in Vineyard Haven. A reception will follow at the Portuguese-American Club on Vineyard Avenue in Oak Bluffs. Please bring a dish to share.

Donations in Philip’s memory may be sent to the Animal Shelter of Martha’s Vineyard, PO Box 1829, Edgartown, MA 02539 or Windemere Nursing Facility, PO Box 1447, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557.

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