Roy W. White Jr., born May 2, 1937, died peacefully in his sleep Friday, Aug. 25, 2017. Roy, or as his family called him, "Billy" was the eldest son of Roy W. White and Mary (Gormley) White from West Peabody. Roy was a Marine Corps. Sargent and served in the recon division in Korea. Roy had a career in construction that spanned 50 years. Roy lived in Topsham, Maine with his wife, Mary for the past 15 years. Roy leaves behind two children, Ellie Snow White of Greenville, Maine, and Daniel White and his wife, Gina of Springvale, Maine, formerly of Beverly, Mass.; two brothers and one sister, Barbara (White) Garry of Beverly, Robert White of Gloucester, Mass., and John White and his wife, Lisa of Gloucester, also the late Virginia (White) Comeau of Danvers, Daniel White of West Peabody, and David White of Beverly; three grandchildren, Jessica Shaw of Brewer, Maine, Dan Shaw of Sargentville, Maine, Crystal (White) Spulick of Springvale, Maine; seven great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life will be held at 4 Square Gospel Church, 405 Centre Street, Bath. Maine on Saturday, Sept. 9, at 1 p.m. Family and friends are more than welcome to attend. In lieu of flowers, we ask that a gift be given to Hospice of Maine for all of their great care.
Published on  September 5, 2017