Evan Donnelly, Sr., 89, of 37 Riverside Drive, Canton, died on July 23, 2011 at his home while under the care of Hospice and his loving family.
He was born in West Hoboken, NJ on September 8, 1921 and lived in Canton, with his wife, since 2001.
He is survived by his wife, Alice, of 68 years; a devoted and loving granddaughter, Janelle Wardwell and son, Kyle of Lake City, Florida; his five children, Marie Kielly (David) of Canton, Evan Jr. (Marilyn) of Canton, GA, Bruce (Diane) of Kittery, ME, Lois Welch of Lebanon, NH and Robert (Lawrie) of White River Jct., VT; and numerous grandchildren.
He served his country during World War II in the Army-Air Force from 1942-46.
Private family graveside service at Morley Cemetery. Lawrence Funeral Home Canton is handling arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley, 6805 US Hwy 11, Potsdam, NY 13676.
Condolences may be sent online to www.lawrencefuneralhome.org.