Dewey M. White

Nov. 2, 1929 - July 8, 2018

Dewey M. White, 88, Williamsburg, passed away Sunday afternoon at West­minster Woods at Hunting­don.

He was born in Williams­burg, son of the late Carl R. and Laura Mae (Detwiler) White.

Surviving are four sons: Jeffrey (wife, Dorothy) of New Cumberland, David of Sarasota, Fla., James of Charleston, S.C., and Michael of Harrisburg; four grandchildren: J.T. White and Joshua, Ashley and Douglas Verbonitz; four great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Lois White of Williamsburg and Barbara Simon of Carlisle.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Jennifer Verbonitz; and a brother, Carl R. Jr.

Dewey was a 1947 graduate of Williamsburg High School and a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He retired from Mead, Alexandria, and for many years, he was also employed at Westvaco Pulp and Paper Mill, Williams­burg.

He was a member of Bonner Sollenberger Ameri­can Legion Post 456, Will­iamsburg, and a former member of Seven Falls Anglers Club, rural Williams­burg.

Dewey loved Williams­burg history, was an avid reader and also enjoyed fishing, tying flies, watching Williamsburg athletic events and spending time on Rails to Trails.

Friends will be received from 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. memorial service with military honors on Friday, July 13, 2018, at John K. Bolger Funeral Home Inc., Williamsburg, Mr. David Cadle officiating. A private inurnment will be held at Shellytown Fairview Ceme­tery, rural Williamsburg.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Dewey may be given to Williamsburg Public Library, 511 W. Second St., Williamsburg, PA 16693.

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