DONALDSON, William M. 85, of Hudson, passed away Jan. 7, 2014. Born in New York City NY, he served in the Korean War in 1952, retired from the New York Police Dept. as sergeant in 1978 and moved to Florida where he became president and later owner of a gift fruit company. He leaves his beloved wife of 50 years, Martha; three children, Meg, Matt and Lori; and nine grandchildren. Visitation for friends will be 4-7pm Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 at Merritt Funeral Home, Spring Hill Chapel. A funeral Mass will be 10 am Friday, Jan. 17, 2014 at Most Holy Trinity Church, 1000 Spring Lake Hwy., Brooksville. Interment to follow at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell. Arrangements by Merritt Funeral Home Spring Hill Chapel (352) 686-6649 "Family Owned & Operated" www.merrittfuneral.com

Funeral Home

Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory Spring Hill Chapel
4095 Mariner Boulevard Spring Hill, FL 34609
(352) 686-6649

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Jan. 11, 2014