Herbert F. Slater Jr.


Herbert F. Slater of Menemsha died Friday, November 21, at Massachusetts General Hospital. He was 87.

Herbert was the husband of Jane Slater, father of Caleb and Sarah (Slater) Bennett, and grandfather of Celia Slater, and Jack and Scott Bennett.

Graveside services were held on Tuesday at Abel’s Hill Cemetery off South Road in Chilmark followed by a gathering at the Chilmark Community Center. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Chapman, Cole, and Gleason Funeral Home. A full obituary will be published at a later date.