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Donald Gilmour Obituary

Donald J. Gilmour
Donald J. Gilmour

November 20, 1926 - November 19, 2015
Resided in Catskill, NY
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Donald J. Gilmour, 88, of Wild Wing Park Catskill, passed away on November 19, 2015 at the Kaaterskill Nursing Home surrounded by family.

He was the son of the late William Milford Gilmour and Gladys Hamilton MacKenzie. Donald was born in Ottawa Canada on November 20, 1926, grew up in Catskill and attended Catskill High School.
He enlisted in the US Navy in 1944 and served in the Asiatic-Pacific theatre of operations during WW ll. Don then married Anna Hock and was married for 62 years.

Don was employed by Central Hudson for over 40 years. His superior work ethic over the years was respected by all that knew him.

Besides being a loving family man, Donald was a life member of the Catskill Hose Co. 1, served on the consistory of the First Reformed Church of Catskill and was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels. Don was an avid outdoorsman and loved to hunt, fish and enjoyed nature. He also loved woodworking. The furniture pieces he created were that of a professional.

Donald is predeceased by his loving wife Anna who died in 2011.

He is survived by his three daughters, Joanne Rodriguez (Joseph) of Syracuse, Marylou Knull (Mickey) of Hudson and Donna Pope (Scott) of Rochester, brother of Marion Boardman of Catskill, sister-in-law Irene Seeley of Catskill and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren and a niece and nephew.

Calling hours will be held on Saturday, November 28th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home, 139 Jefferson Hgts., Catskill. A funeral service will then be conducted at 12:00 p.m. by Rev. Joanna Tipple. Interment will follow in Town of Catskill Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Reformed Church, Community Hospice of Columbia/Greene or to a charity of your choice.

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Visitation
Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home
139 Jefferson Heights
Catskill, NY USA 12414
Saturday, November 28, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Funeral Service
Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home
139 Jefferson Heights
Catskill, NY USA 12414
Saturday, November 28, 2015
12:00 PM
Cemetery
Town of Catskill Cemetery
27 North Jefferson Avenue
Catskill, NY USA 12414
Saturday, November 28, 2015