James Sydney White "Syd", 85, died Monday, March 18, 2013 at William Childs Hospice House in Palm Bay.
Syd was born in Waterbury, Connecticut on February 7, 1928 to James S. Sr. and Bessie (Nee McKenzie). Syd served in the U.S. Navy after WWII in Japan, and was a member of the VFW Post #4536. He was a printer for Eastern Color Printing Company. Syd was a member of New Hope Lutheran Church in Palm Bay. He was a devoted fan of the Yankees and Giants.
Syd is survived by his wife, Sue; his sons, James S. White, III, of Watertown, CT and John W. White of Melbourne; his grandchildren, Allison, Brian, Abbie, and Adam; and great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Benjamin, and Briana.
A visitation will be held from 2 - 4 p.m. Friday, March 22, 2013 at Fountainhead Funeral Home. Services will follow at 4pm.
Donations can be made to William Childs Hospice House, 381 Medplex Pkwy, Palm Bay, FL 32907.
Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Mar. 21, 2013