Dana DeGregorio, 53, of Vineyard Haven died on March 16, 2013.
Born in Weymouth, Dana was the son of the late Vincent and Marilyn (Arther) DeGregorio.
He worked for A&P from 1986 to 2000 as a store manager and area manager, and for the last 20 years on Martha's Vineyard in the retail grocery business, which he loved.
He loved to fish on Chappaquiddick and he loved baseball. He was known as a practical joker.
He is survived by his family and friends.
A graveside service will be held at St. Joseph Cemetery in West Roxbury on Wednesday, March 27, at 11 am.