TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. - Donald H. "Lash" LaRue, 67, died on February 15, 2014, in Tarpon Springs.
Born to John and Frances LaRue in Philadelphia, Pa., he graduated from St. Francis College and worked for Eastern Armored Service before retiring to Florida in 2012. He was a devoted Eagles fan, loved his dog, Lady, and would spend everyday on the beach if he could.
He touched everyone with his kindness, humor and generosity and will be missed by all who knew him, especially his wife of 20 years, Alice.
He's also survived by his brother, Edward and his nephew, Kevin, both of Virginia, his two stepchildren, Charles Johnston Jr. and Michele Gachetti, both of Hamilton, N.J., his five step-grandchildren, several cousins and many special friends.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, May 2, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Saul Colonial Home, 3795 Nottingham Way, Hamilton Square, N.J. www.saulfuneralhomes.com.