|Birth: ||May 31, 1937|
|Death: ||Jun. 15, 2005|
Erie Times-News, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, 16 June 2005
Donald H. Otteni GE Retiree/Grape Farmer Donald H. Otteni, age 67, of Harborcreek, died Wednesday, June 15, 2005 at his residence after a courageous and lengthy fight with cancer. He was born in McKean, Pa. on May 31, 1937 the son of the late Fred A. and Alice Aldora Luce Otteni.
Preceded in death by one sister Fredora Otteni McAdoo. Donald was the loving husband to his wife of 45 years Jeanette McStraw Otteni, beloved father of two daughters, Sherry Post of Fairview and Julie Whelpley and husband William, one son Darin Otteni and wife Ilene all of Harborcreek, three grandchildren, four step-grandchildren, one step-great grandson, and several nieces and nephews.
Donald graduated from McKean High School and played the trombone in the Junior Philharmonic. He was employed for 33 years as a Tool and Die Maker for General Electric Co., retiring in 1988 and then became a grape farmer. He enjoyed inventing tools for the home and grape farming and having family get-togethers.
Friends may call at the Dusckas Funeral Home, Inc. East, 2607 Buffalo Rd. on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and are invited to attend a funeral service there on Saturday at 11 a.m. conducted by Rev. David Waldo of Greenfield Baptist Church and Rev. Roy Schreckengost of Salamanca, N.Y. Interment Greenfield Baptist Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Greenfield Baptist Church, 9028 Williams Rd., North East, Pa. 16428 or Great Lakes Hospice, 1700 Peach St., Suite 244, Erie, Pa. 16501.
Frederick Anton Otteni (1899 - 1978)
Alice Aldora Luce Otteni (1904 - 1980)
Fredora Yvonne Otteni McAdoo (1935 - 1987)*
Donald Harold Otteni (1937 - 2005)
GPS (lat/lon): 42.13156, -79.86354
Maintained by: Tom Oatney
Originally Created by: Fred King
Record added: Jun 16, 2005
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