Donald G. Ferris Jr.

By Orleans Hub Posted 24 May 2022 at 1:31 pm

Donald G. Ferris Jr., 88, of Medina passed away May 23, 2022, at his home surrounded by his loving family.  He was born Aug. 21, 1933, in Kendall a son of the late Donald and Martha (Fluegel) Ferris.

Mr. Ferris served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.  Donald was employed by the Village of Medina as a Heavy Equipment Operator for almost years, retiring in 1991.  He was a former member of the Ridgeway Fire Co. and volunteered at the Joint Veterans Service Council, driving veterans to their appointments.  He was an avid camper, Sabres fan, loved tinkering and spending time with his family.

He was predeceased by his daughter Jennifer Dart.  Donald is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Pat; daughters: Stephanie Ferris and Dianna Ferris; son-in-law, Darrell Dart; 9 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren; brothers: Edward (Mary Jane) Ferris, David (Tamara) Ferris and Greg (Nancy) Ferris; nieces, nephews, cousins.

No prior calling.  Donald’s graveside service with military honors at Mt. Albion Cemetery will be announced at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the Shelby Fire Dept., 4695 S. Gravel Rd., Medina, NY 14103

Donald’s arrangements have been entrusted to Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, 21 West Ave., Albion.

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