Joseph Cleary, 61, died on Dec. 3 at the Royal Megansett Nursing Home in Falmouth after battling Alzheimer’s disease.

Visitation in the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, Oak Bluffs will be held on Sat., Dec 15 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. A memorial mass will follow at St. Augustine’ Church, Vineyard Haven at 11 a.m.

Donations may be made in his memory to Alzheimer’s Research, 8180 Greensboro Drive, Suite 400, McLean, VA 22102 or at