Arthur W. BenDavid of Oak Bluffs died on Wednesday evening, June 15 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. He was 80.

He was the husband of Marcelle (Paquet) BenDavid, the father of Rene, Eric, Gary and Lisa BenDavid Scannell, and the brother of Florence BenDavid.

His memorial mass will be celebrated on Friday, July 1 at 11 a.m. at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church on Massasoit avenue in Oak Bluffs.

Donations may be made in his memory to Martha’s Vineyard Hospital, P.O. Box 1477, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557, with cardiac rehab in the memo line.

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