Jul. 19, 1929 Quincy Norfolk County Massachusetts, USA
May 21, 2011 Hyannis Barnstable County Massachusetts, USA
Son of Boyd and Maude Ten Eyck also buried here
Donald T. Ten Eyck, 81 of South Yarmouth died peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, May 21. He was the devoted and well respected husband of Betty (Mayo) for 29 years.
Donald graduated in 1949 from North Quincy High School. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1947 to 1958. After serving in the Navy, he graduated from Boston University. He managed the Laconia Clinic in Laconia, N.H. He then became the owner of Medical Billing Services in Reno, Nevada.
While in Laconia and Reno, Don was active in Kiwanis where he was past President and a life member. Don was Director Emeritus of the U.S. Navy League. In 1998, he received the Superior Public Service Award, a prestigious award from the Chief of Naval Operations from the Department of the Navy. Don was very active in the First Congregational Church of Yarmouth. He served as the Moderator of the Church, Senior Deacon, Treasurer and Chairman of the Board of Trustees.
Besides his wife Betty, he is survived by his children; Derek, his wife Chelsea and son Marty Ten Eyck of Sparks NV, Deirdre Ten Eyck of Sparks NV, Darren Ten Eyck of Lowell MA, John and Linda Caspole of Carlsbad CA, William and Helen Caspole of Columbus OH, Richard and Mary Caspole of Fairfield CT, and David and Desiree Caspole of Pasadena, CA. He was the brother of Bruce Ten Eyck and his wife Martha of Brewster. He is also survived by numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Private burial will be held at Blue Hill Cemetary in Braintree, MA. A celebration of his life will be held at the First Congregational Church of Yarmouth in July on a date to be determined.
Note: There is a second Ten Eyck Headstone behind this one for Don. It belongs to Don's brother Bruce and Martha who are living as of Dec 2012
Burial: Blue Hill Cemetery Braintree Norfolk County Massachusetts, USA Plot: Section 37 Lot 76