Scott J. Amaral died on Saturday morning, July 22 at his home in Edgartown. He was 48.

Scott was the father of Ryan and Michelle Amaral and the son of Judith (Kelly) and Joseph Amaral. He was also the bother of Sheryl Enos and Joey and Kelly Amaral and the former husband of Heidi (Jackson) Amaral.

Visiting hours will take place on Thursday, July 27 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home in Oak Bluffs. In accordance with his wishes, he will be cremated.

Donations may be made in his memory to his GoFundMe page at or to Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard, P.O. Box 1748, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Gazette.