Donald E. Pike
unknown - November 10, 2012
Donald E. Pike, 90, of North Syracuse, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 at Iroquois Nursing Home. He graduated from North Syracuse High School and went on to defend our country's freedom as a Naval aviator. On return from WWII, he married his beloved wife of 64 years, the former Marie J. Heins. He retired as a lineman, after over 30 years of service, from New York Telephone.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are his children, Donna (Mark) Laurin and Patrick (Sue) Pike; three grandchildren, Joe Pike, Naomi Laurin and Esther Laurin; a brother, Richard (Joanne) Pike and a sister, Rita Westfall.
Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14 at Fergerson Funeral Home. Burial with military honors will follow in Onondaga County Veterans' Memorial Cemetery. Calling hours: from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the funeral home, 215 South Main St, North Syracuse. Donations may be made to the Minoa Volunteer Ambulance, 240 North Main Street, Minoa, NY 13116.