Dale Robert Morgan died peacefully at home on Sept. 25. He was 66.

He was born Dec. 10, 1953, to US Air Force Lieut. Col. Fred (Ted) Baxter Morgan Jr. and Florence (Floss) Alwina Lambert in Montgomery, Ala.

Dale was raised and spent the majority of his life on Martha’s Vineyard as a beloved member of the community. He was a passionate sailor and fisherman as well as a compassionate community member devoted to serving others. He was raised in a Catholic family that taught him to care for everyone, especially those most in need.

He was loved by many. He was a knowledgeable handyman, a master mechanic, and always willing to help a friend in need. He is missed by many and will be in the heart of this community along with his father Ted for years to come.

He was predeceased by his father Ted and his nephew John Morgan. He is survived by his wife and lifelong love Linda Stone Morgan; his mother Floss; brothers Ted Morgan, Tim Morgan and Scott Morgan; sisters Pam Dolby and Barbara Morgan; seven nephews, four nieces, six great-nephews, eight great-nieces, and two goddaughters.

A memorial service will be celebrated in the Holy Ghost Society (PA Club) on Vineyard avenue in Oak Bluffs on Sat., Oct. 5 beginning at 11 a.m. Please bring a dish to share, a printed photo or a story.