The Coast Guard recovered Rebay’s body Monday morning off the coast of Makonikey Head in West Tisbury.
U.S. Coast Guard Senior Chief Chris Schulte, out of Woods Hole, said a fisherman reported spotting the body a half nautical mile from the shore at 6:52 a.m.
Crews determined the man was dead and did not attempt CPR.
Crews turned the body over to the state’s medical examiners for further investigation.
A cause of death has not been determined.