Obituary for Donald E. White
Donald E. White
Hubbardsville: Donald E. White, 84 of Quarterline Rd., passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Crouse Hospital, Syracuse. He was born December 13, 1932 in Bridgeport, CT a son of the late George and Martha Potts White and step-son to Edward Keenan. He received his education in Bridgeport, CT schools. He married the former Norma Geyer in Strafford, CT. She predeceased him on August 8, 2004. Don worked for William B. Meyers, Inc. of Bridgeport, CT as a truck driver until his retirement. He attended St. Bernard’s Church, Waterville and was a member of the Teamsters Union Local #433. Don had a smile for everyone he met. He enjoyed playing pinochle with friends and was an avid fan of the Chicago Cubs. He also had a sincere love for animals, great or small.
Surviving are his children, David White and his fiancée Amy Hayduke of Hamilton, NY; Donald White, Jr. of West Haven, CT; Maribeth Vinagre and Kevin Clayburn of Wildomar, CA; Karen Gantek of Seymour, CT; a sister Alice Diamond of California; 9 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister Edna Lawhorne and a brother Edward Keenan, Jr. There will be a grave side service at Mountain Grove Cemetery in Bridgeport, CT which will be held at the convenience of the family.
Contributions in Donald’s memory may be made to Helping Hounds Dog Rescue in Dewitt, NY.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 3 Preston St., Earlville, NY 13332.
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