Friday, 26 February 2010 00:00
Ruth White, a former Port Washington resident, passed away on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, 2010, in Boca Raton, FL. She was 83 years old.
Daughter of the late John and Sadie Corrigan, Ruth was born on Nov. 28, 1926. In 1947 she married Donald J. White and together they lived on Kirkwood Rd. in the village of Manorhaven in Port Washington for over 50 years, before relocating to Florida in 2001. In addition to her husband Donald, she is survived by her son Warren White and his wife Denise and grandchild Troy of Jefferson Valley, NY, and son Wayne White and his wife Angie and granddaughter Stephanie of Mahopac, NY; as well as twin brother Jack Corrigan and sister-in-law Lucy of Massapequa; and many nieces and nephews.
A wake was held on Feb. 19 Boca Raton, FL, and services will be held in New York at a later date. She will be sadly missed.