Donald R. Whitford Sr., 77, of Williamsport died Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, at the Gatehouse at Divine Providence Hospital.
Born Jan. 7, 1936, in Hornell, N.Y., he was a son of the late Robert L. and Beulah M. Johnson Whitford.
Donald and his wife, Deanna (Vickery) Whitford, were married May 4, 1956.
Donald was employed by Sun Oil Company as a tanker driver, and was also a car salesman at the former Fowler Motors and Kaiser Brothers. He enjoyed woodworking, arts and crafts, gardening and working on his daughter's horse farm.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Cindy (Rick) Zarzyczny of Bodines, Donald "Donnie" Jr. (Cindy) Whitford of Hughesville, Wendy (Scott) Armstrong of Muncy; brothers, Charles H. and Richard L. Whitford, both of Trout Run; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Gatehouse, Hospice Unit, 1100 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport, PA 17701, or to Lycoming County Horse 4-H Program, 542 County Farm Road, Suite 206, Montoursville, PA 17754.
Arrangements are entrusted to Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport.