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John C. "Jack" White Jr.

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John C. "Jack" White Jr. Obituary
John C. White, Jr.


AGE: 68 • Middletown

John C. White, Jr., 68 of Middletown, DE, passed away on Tuesday, November 15, 2016, with his loving family at his side.

Jack was born in Wilmington and grew up in Trenton, NJ, son of the late Ann P. (Donnelly) and John C. White, Sr. Jack served honorably with the US Air Force and enjoyed a career with Delmarva Power before his retirement in 1998

Jack met Joanne Boyce in 1971 while he was enlisted. He was discharged in 1972 and they married in 1977 and started their family in Delaware.

He had an incredible sense of humor and loved a good (or bad) joke. His laughter was often contagious. Jack was a television and movie enthusiast and enjoyed all genres, especially horror. He was perfectly content relaxing at home with his family in front of the television. He was a Dallas Cowboys fan and loved his pets, especially his dogs and cat.

Jack is survived by his loving wife, Joanne; his children, Cassie, William and Kevin White; his brother, James White; as well as members of his extended family and his friends.

A visitation will be held from 5:00 - 7:00pm on Monday, November 21, 2016 at the Doherty Funeral Home, 3200 Limestone Road, Wilmington, DE 19808. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:00pm on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at St. Joseph Church, 371 E. Main Street, Middletown, DE 19709. Interment will follow in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, Jack's family suggest making contributions to the , PO Box 1893, Memphis, TN 38101-9950, or to the , 92 Reads Way, #205, New Castle, DE 19720.

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