Marion B. White of Bridgeville passed away on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital. He was born in Laurel on Aug, 1, 1928, son of the late Marion I. and Sally Mae (McGee) White.
Marion was a proud veteran, having honorably served for 20 years in the U.S. Air Force, enlisting in 1952 and culminating in his retirement in 1972. He worked for Koski Trucking Co. in Hurlock, repaired furniture at Kauffman’s Furniture in Dover, and did furniture refinishing and repair at his home. Marion enjoyed visiting with others and sharing stories about his life. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend. He was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
In addition to his parents, Mr. White was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 69 years, Jean E. (Whaley) White; his sons: Barry T. White and Eddy L. White; his brothers: Thomas White, Alvin White, and Daniel White; his sisters: June Benson Powell, Anne Figgs, and Lois Smith; and his granddaughter, Theresa Edwards. He is survived by his son, Ronald B. White and his daughter, Susan G. White, both with whom he loved; his grandchildren: Richard T. White (Monica), Ryan Richards (Mandy), and Nick Richards (Nickole); his great-grandchildren: Madison White, Benjamin White, Cameron Richards, Jenna Richards, James T. Reaves, and Brooke Reaves; his sister, Joyce Dulin; and his many nieces and nephews, all of whom he loved very much.
A funeral service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are being handled by Parsell Funeral Homes and Crematorium, Hardesty Chapel, Bridgeville.
Please visit Marion’s Life Memorial Webpage and sign his online guestbook at www.parsellfuneralhomes.com.