KANE - Donald E. Whitmore, 83, of Grandview Estates in Kane, passed away Saturday (Nov. 3, 2012) at UPMC Hamot in Erie.
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Born Feb. 3, 1929, in Randolph, Vt., he was a son of Oscar and Flava Gordon Whitmore. On Jan. 13, 1951, in Bethel, Vt., he married Barbara Upton, who survives.
Mr. Whitmore served in the U.S. Army.
He had been employed as a mill supervisor at Otter Creek but due to a serious accident at work he had to retire in 1981.
Surviving, in addition to his wife Barbara Whitmore, is a daughter Diane (Kirk) Curthoys of Holland, N.Y.; a son, Larry Whitmore of Bradford; three grandchildren, Jamie, Jeff and Justin Spencer; and a great-granddaughter, Charlotte Spencer.
He was preceded in death, besides his parents, by a son, Dale Whitmore.
Friends may attend a memorial service at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Cummings Funeral Home with the Rev. W. Craig Smith, pastor of the United Methodist Churches in Mount Jewett/ Hazel Hurst, presiding.
Memorial donations may be made to Kane Community Hospital, Route 6, Kane, PA 16735.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.cummingsfh.com
Published in The Bradford Era from Nov. 6 to Nov. 12, 2012