Alfred E. White

Alfred E. White

Alfred E. White Whitesboro Alfred E. White 87, of Whitesboro passed away peacefully on Friday, August 9, 2019. He was born on July 24, 1932 in Old Forge, NY a son of the late Joseph and Elizabeth (Goff) White. He moved from Old Forge, NY to Utica, NY in 1941 and attended local schools. On June 9, 1951 he married the former Nona Deming of Whitesboro, NY. He joined the 82nd Airborne in 1949 and was honorably discharged in 1953. He was employed by Griffiss Air Force Base, RADC, Rome, NY from 1954 to 1988. After his retirement from the Federal Government he became a school bus driver for the Whitesboro School District. He was a member of the Whitestown American Legion Post# 1113, Whitestown Veterans Club and a life member of the VFW Malson Jones Post 7393, New York Mills, NY. He is survived by his beloved and loving daughter, Candi White and her fiancé Kevin Morgan of Rome; his son Michael White and his fiancé Toni Carino of North Utica; his granddaughter Lisa White of North Utica; a sister Terry Ibbotson of New Hartford; a sister Liz Niemetz of White Lake, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his beloved and cherished wife Nona of 50 years in March of 2001, three brothers, Kenneth, Jimmy, and Gordon “Big Gord” White and two sisters, Gladys and Katherine Weber. The family wishes to sincerely thank the staff of the Eastern Star Home in Oriskany for the wonderful care and compassion that was given to AL during his stay there. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Paul’s Catholic Church, 16 Park Ave. in Whitesboro on Friday at 11:30 AM. Interment will follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. There are no public calling hours, the family will greet visitors at the conclusion of the Memorial Mass. Arrangements are with the Dimbleby Funeral Homes Inc. 40 Main St. Whitesboro. For online expressions of sympathy please go to
July 24, 1932 - August 9, 201907/24/193208/09/2019
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August 15, 2019
You told me you wanted to serve in ww2 but you were too young . Veterans starting to fade away , only a few left . I miss you al , you won’t be forgotten . I will miss your quizzes on who’s , who with turner classics . Candi , mike I am so sorry for your loss !!! I per... Continue Reading
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August 15, 2019
Mike, Candi, Lisa, Liz, and family, Jim and I are so very sorry for your loss. Uncle Al was a very fun and caring man. He loved his family so very much. We have many fond memories of time spent with him. Our deepest sympathies to you all. Peace and God bless you all.
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Robert Swiecki
August 14, 2019
Our condolences to Mike and Toni and the entire White family
Denise Laribee
August 14, 2019
So sorry for your loss Candi and family. I met this wonderful man once and sent cards to let him know that he was in my thoughts. I am glad that I was able to meet him . May God bless you in your time of need. Godspeed "Pops".
Bill Britt
August 14, 2019
Al's family,
We remember Al's smile and his friendly nature when he came into our grocery store and bakery. He was a wonderful gentleman and always a pleasure to talk to. May the Lord be with you in your time of grief.
Bill, Nannette and Bonnie Britt [Cornhill Dairy/ B...
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Cindy Eckerson
August 13, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with Al's family. We will miss him at Eastern Star as well as Post #1113. RIP Buddy!!!!