Obituary: Stuart L. White Jr. 84, of Stratford, formerly of Milford

Stuart L. White, Jr. age 84 of Stratford formerly of Milford, beloved husband of Lois Dunphy White passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 4, 2014.

Mr. White was born in Milford in 1929 and was the son of the late Stuart and Gladys Evans White.

He was employed by The Stuart L. White, Co. of Milford for over 60 years serving as secretary, vice president and president.

Mr. White was active in the Bridgeport Safety Council and was the president in 1965. He was a member of America St. John’s Lodge No. 8 and served as Master of America Lodge No. 132 in 1967 as well as being a trustee for both lodges. Mr. White was a member of The First Congregation Church in Stratford and a former trustee.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend and will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

In addition to his wife Lois of 61 years, Mr. White is survived by his son Charles R. White and his wife Patricia of Milford, two daughters Deborah Baker and her husband Gene of Goshen and Kimberly Sembiante and her husband David of Bethany; five grandchildren Gene Baker, Jr., Jennifer Baker, Charles R. White, Jr. and his wife Lauren, Sarah White DeChristoforo and her husband Ryan and Alexandra White; one great grandson Jackson Charles White and his lifelong special friend Robert S. Keane of Trumbull.

A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, January 8th at 12 p.m. at Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad St, Milford, CT 0640 with Reverend Rawls officiating. Interment to follow at King’s Highway Cemetery. Friends and family may call on Tuesday, January 7th from 4 to 8 pm at the Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad St., Milford, CT 06460.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Mr. White’s name to The First Congregational Church, 2301 Main Street, Stratford CT 06615.

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