Jeremey James White

WALLINGFORD - Jeremey James White, 36, of Wallingford, departed this life on a new journey on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014.

Jeremey was born on July 28, 1978, in Camarillo, Calif., son of Mickey White Jr. and Kathleen (Lasso) Cooke. He was a graduate of Lyman Hall High School, class of 1996, and was most recently employed as a truck driver for Southern Connecticut Pallet Company.

He is survived by his mother, Kathleen Cooke, and her husband, Jim, of Wallingford; and his father, Mickey White, and his fiancée, Sherry Furbush, of Maine. He also leaves his siblings, Connie Nichols, of Southington; Michelle Magoon-White, of Maine; Jenna Cooke, of Columbia; Shannon Cooke, of Wallingford; and Carl Horkavy, of Maine. Jeremey also leaves his grandparents, Ferd and Joyce White, of Wallingford; Patricia Lasso, of Wallingford; and Dolores Cooke, of Wallingford; in addition to his uncle, David Lasso, of Meriden; and two aunts, Sherri Woronick and Bobbi Jean White, both of Wallingford. Jeremey leaves a niece, Camryn McDonald; and a nephew, Patrick McDonald, both of Columbia; along with numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

All services are private and at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at; or Palm Partners Recovery Center, Harrigan Foundation, 1177 George Bush Blvd., Delray Beach, FL 33487. Please reference that your donation should be used to assist a male patient. The B. C. Bailey Funeral Home of Wallingford has been entrusted with arrangements. To leave a message of remembrance, please visit

Funeral Home

B.C. Bailey Funeral Home
273 South Elm Street Wallingford, CT 06492
(203) 269-4630

Published in The Record-Journal on Aug. 17, 2014