Joseph F. Figueiredo of Vineyard Haven died on Oct. 30 at the Cape Cod Hospital. He was 78.

He was the father of Joseph F. Figueiredo Jr. and Loretta R. Pedaline, and the brother of Laura and Michael Figueiredo.

A graveside service will be held on Sat., Nov. 4 at 11 a.m. in the Sacred Heart Cemetery in Oak Bluffs, officiated by the Rev. Michael Nagle with military honors provided by the Veterans of Martha’s Vineyard.

Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home in Oak Bluffs. Visit for online guest book and information.

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