Floyd E. White of Middleport entered into rest at Medina Memorial Hospital, North Wing on Thursday evening, January 17, 2013. Mr. White was born in Medina, NY on August 27, 1937, son of the late Floyd A. and Florence (Cooper) White. He has lived in the Middleport area most of his life and was employed at Harrison Radiator retiring after several years of service. He was a former member of the Army National Guard and he enjoyed his family, playing euchre with his family and hunting and fishing.
He was predeceased by his wife, Ruth White, in 1993; and his second wife, Jane White, in 2011. He was also predeceased by a grandson, Mitchell Garris, in 1997; and a sister-in-law, Rita Tagg. He is survived by two sons and two daughters, Thomas (Sherry) White of Middleport, Sheila (Kevin) Callaghan of Oakfield, Cheri (Kip) Garris of Lockport and Tim (Jennifer) White of Medina; eight grandchildren, Sam White, Ben, White, Corey Callaghan, Connor Callaghan, Matt Garris, Mark Garris, Bethany White and Josh White; one great grandson, Jaxon Mitchell Garris. Also surviving are three sisters, Eunice Healey of Massachusetts, Shirley Licata and Dorothy Cramer, both of Medina; several nieces, nephews; and his sisters-in-law, Carol Bracey, Jan (Rick) Ortiz, both of Newfane and Judy Green of North Carolina.
Friends may call on Sunday from 3-5 PM at the Bates, Wallace & Heath Funeral Home, 38 State St., Middleport, where funeral services will follow at 5:00 PM with the Rev. David Hayes officiating. Burial in Hartland Central Cemetery at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Medina Memorial Hospital, North Wing-Long Term would be appreciated by the White family.
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