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Obituaries

  • Donald Joseph White,

    Donald Joseph White,

Donald Joseph White, 73

Oct. 19, 2015

Donald Joseph White,

Don­ald Joseph White,

Don­ald Joseph White, 73, of Port Char­lotte, Fla., passed away Mon­day, Oct. 19, 2015, at Tidewell Hos­pice in Venice.

Born Aug. 3, 1942, in Pough­keep­sie, N.Y., to Don­ald and Anna White, he had been a res­i­dent of Char­lotte County for 20 years since com­ing from Pough­keep­sie. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1961–1963. He was employed by IBM in N.Y. for 25  years and retired in 1995.

Don loved watch­ing sports and was truly in love with golfing.

He was a mem­ber of the Amer­i­can Legion Post 113 in Rotonda West.

Sur­vivors include his lov­ing wife of 29 years, Nancy Holden White of Port Char­lotte; and a daugh­ter, Kris­ten (Kevin) Shaugh­nessy of Yarmouth, Mass.

Ser­vice will be held at a later date in Poughkeepsie.

Memo­r­ial con­tri­bu­tions may be made to the Sun Coast Humane Soci­ety, 6781 San Casa Drive, Engle­wood, FL 34224 in mem­ory of Don White.

Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home with Pri­vate Cre­ma­tory has been selected to han­dle arrange­ments.  You may share a mem­ory with the fam­ily at www.englewoodfh.com