Mark Weiner, a former resident of West Tisbury, died peacefully on Sept. 9 with his wife, children and aunt holding his hands. He was 64. He had suffered a massive heart attack at the end of August.

He had operated Martha’s Vineyard Glassworks in West Tisbury for 27 years. He had been a longtime Vineyard resident before moving to St. Helena, Calif. in August 2020. He and his wife Michiko had recently opened a glassblowing studio and showroom in Calistoga, Calif.

Mark will be missed by his wife Michiko and their 14-year old son Aki and 11-year old daughter Kiyla; and his family and friends.

Memorial donations can be made at to support his family for their great loss.