Pauline Gregory died July 24 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital after a full and happy life. She was 82.

She was born and raised on Martha’s Vineyard. Known more affectionately as Polly, Nana, Gramma, Momma and Mom, she was devoted to her family and adored her grandchildren. She loved babies and there wasn’t a baby she couldn’t rock to sleep.  

A graveside service will be held at Oak Grove Cemetery in Oak Bluffs on Sunday, August 8 at 1 p.m. A celebration of life will follow at The Oyster Bar at 6 Circuit avenue, Oak Bluffs.

Donations can be made to the Cure Alzheimer’s Fund at

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