Samuel “Ray” White, 85, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2010, at Licking Park Manor.
He was born June 7, 1925, in Greenport, N.Y., son of Samuel E. and Katherine White. He and Margaret Dane were married in 1943.
He served as a firefighter for the Eagle Hose Company for 52 years and retired from Southold Township, N.Y.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Margaret; and a granddaughter.
Survivors include three daughters, Maureen Tabor of Orient, N.Y., and JoAnne Jensen and Marylin Daly of Licking; seven grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Memorial services were Tuesday, Oct. 26, at Fox Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Rodley Lewis officiating.
Memorials may be made to Licking Park Manor Residents’ Fund or the New York Firefighters Widows’ Fund.
Online condolences may be made at www.foxfh.net.