Donald C. Rush, age 69, of Milford, passed away on January 28, 2015 at home.

He was born on June 12, 1945 in Bangor, Maine to the late Fred and Frances Siviello Rush.

An active member of the community, he proudly served in the US Air Force, was a Cub Scout leader for pack #7 and was a steward for the teamsters Local #1150. Before retiring, he was employed as a machinist for Sikorsky Aircraft.

Mr. Rush is survived by his loving wife, of 44 years, Jeanette French Rush, devoted children Pamela French Eckenrode, David Rush, Lorie Rush, Jodi Rush, James Rush and Santos Rush, grandchildren Jacob Eckenrode, Nicole and Austin Rush, Anthony, Michael and Kaytlin Assad, Justin Cornell and pets Maggie, Bella, Jack and Buddy.

A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at the Smith & Sefcik Funeral Home, 135 N Broad St., Milford at 6:00pm. Interment will be private.

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