Antone A. (Tony) Bettencourt of Edgartown died on Feb. 9. He was 78 and was the former town fire chief.

Tony will be laid to rest at the New West Side Cemetery in Edgartown. Services will be private.

Donations can be made to the Visiting Nurse Association of Cape Cod- Hospice, online at

A complete obituary will appear in a future edition.

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