The funeral for John J. Varkonda, longtime superintendent of the Island's state forest who died suddenly at 55 Dec. 31, begins at 11 a.m., according to his obituary.
Varkonda is survived by his wife, Edgartown Conservation Officer Jane Varkonda, and their two children.
Read more about his life:
- John J. Varkonda (Martha's Vineyard Times)
- John Varkonda Was Faithful Steward of State Forest (Vineyard Gazette)