John Harvey White, Sr, formerly of Massena, went to be with the Lord on July 2, 2020 at his home in FL, peacefully surrounded by his family.
John is survived by his wife Edith, his sister Bonnie (White) and her husband John Sienkiewycz. John had 5 children with his former wife, Mary Jane (Bush-White) Blake (03/46-02/20). Yolanda and her husband Fernando Arellano; Lisa and her husband Mark Walker; John White Jr; Sonya and her husband Daniel Williamson; Gia and her husband Bryant Sturdevant: stepdaughter Shalynn Sokol and fiancée Jeremy Dill Grandchildren Austin Walker and wife Savannah, Cody Walker and wife Skye; Bradley Williamson and wife Tiffany; Madison White; Noah Williamson, Sydney Williamson and Abigail Sturdevant. Great grandchildren: Santino, Arianna and Luke Williamson and Autumn Walker.
John was predeceased by his parents, Leroy T. and Eleanor M. (Fregoe) White; his sister, Gail P. Hyson; brother Ronald White; grandsons, Quinton John and Nathan Daniel Williamson; and stepson, R. Sean Sokol.
John retired from Alcoa where he worked for 37 years. Shortly after retiring, John and Edith moved to Spring Hill, Fl. He had numerous hobbies and was a life time member of the Hernando Coin Club.
The loss of John, a husband, a dad, a grandfather, and friend is heartbreaking to us, but he is at peace now and in celebration with our loved ones that have passed before him. John will be missed but not forgotten.
Celebration of life will be held at a later date in August.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations can be made to St. John’s Episcopal Church, 200 South Brooksville Ave., Brooksville, Fl 34601, HPH Hospice, 12107 Majestic Boulevard, Fl 34667 or at www. Chaptershealth.org in memory of John.