Donald F. Brothers of Massena, New York, passed away suddenly on January 21, 2012, surrounded by his loving family. He was 71 years old.
Donald was born on November 15, 1941, in Massena, to Leeward and Evelyn Brothers. He graduated from Massena High School and enlisted in the United States Air Force. Honourably discharged, he served his country during the Vietnam War.
He married Jean Hall of Morrisburg, on May 27, 1978, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Riverside Heights, Ontario, with the Rev. Pam McGee presiding.
Donald was employed at Alcoa in Massena, for 39 years.
Donald is survived by his loving wife, Jean Hall Brothers, a brother Gary and his wife Shirley and sister Elaine Fournier, all of Massena.
He is also survived by sister-in-law Pat and husband Glenn Beckstead, niece Kim Kirkwood and Godchild Paige Kirkwood all of Morrisburg and by several nieces and nephews in the U.S.A.
On-line condolences may be made to www.phillipsmemorial.com