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Robert L. White of Newfane, NY, husband of Mary Jane Adams White, entered into rest on Monday, January 29, 2018 at home. He was born in Niagara Falls, NY, on May 24, 1944, the son of the late Leslie and Celestine Baker White.
Robert served in the U.S. Navy from 1965-1967 where he was a cook/deckhand on the USS San Pablo. He retired as a millwright from Harrison Radiator. Robert was a member of the American Legion and AMVETS and enjoyed fishing, traveling, gardening, listen to bluegrass and spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Father of Brant Leslie White of Columbus, OH and Heather Jane (Keith) Pickles of Ransomville, NY; grandfather of Brittany and Michael Kislack; great-grandfather of Jon Michael and Skylar; brother of Margaret Conaway, Susan Roelle and the late Thomas White. Also survived by several nieces, nephews and extended family.
Family and friends may call at the RUTLAND-CORWIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2670 Main St., Newfane, NY on THURSDAY from 1-2 PM with Military Honors at 2 PM. A private burial will be held in Riverdale Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset Rd., Lockport, NY 14094.
Please visit rutland-corwin.com to send the family a condolence.
Published on January 30, 2018
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