Lynn B. Gatchell of Oak Bluffs died Sept. 30 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. She was 69 and was the wife of Robert W. Gatchell.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Donations in Lynn’s memory can be made to the Island Food Pantry, online at or by mail, Island Food Pantry, Po Box 1874, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568.

A full obituary will appear in a future edition.