MASSENA – Mr. Michael H. White, 43, of 169 Fayette Road, unexpectedly passed away Monday morning, April 22, 2013 at Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake, where he had been admitted on Thursday.
Michael was born October 2, 1969 in Ogdensburg, the son of the Joseph A. White and the late Sharon Turcotte White. He attended Massena Central Schools.
Michael once worked as an ironworker and welder for various construction companies until becoming disabled. Michael had a very kind heart and generous spirit. He enjoyed NASCAR, loved his tools, doing carpentry and was mostly a Jack-of-All-Trades.
Michael is survived by his father, Joseph of Massena; his son, Dakota Phelix of Norwood; two sisters, Patricia and Dale Olson and Karen White, all of Massena; his brother, Jonathan and Jenna White of Massena; his nieces and nephews, Jessica, Jordan, and Kyle White; his great nephew, Aiden Riley; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends.He was predeceased by his mother, Sharon on May 2, 2012; his maternal grandparents, Charles and Ruth Turcotte; his paternal grandparents, Eli and Viola White.
There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be held Thursday 11:00 AM at the Grace United Methodist Church with Rev. Heather Steirhiem, officiating. A luncheon will follow.
Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the Grace United Methodist Church Memorial Fund.
Arrangements are with the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena, where memories and condolences may be shared online at www.donaldsonfh.com.