Donald J. Condon, Sr.
unknown - March 4, 2013
Donald J. Condon, Sr., 87, of Liverpool, died Monday, March 4, 2013, after a brief illness. Born in Honesdale, PA, he moved to Syracuse as a youngster and graduated from Most Holy Rosary High School in 1942. Don entered the U.S. Navy at the age of 17, serving in North Africa and the Pacific during WWII where he served aboard the USS Mayrant. Honorably Discharged in 1945, he began working at Porter-Cable where he met his wife, Jean.
A local carpenter and contractor for many years, Don retired from The Hayner-Hoyt Corporation in 1989 as a Project Supervisor. He also served as Building Inspector, Tax Assessor, and later, Trustee, for the Village of Liverpool. Don loved the outdoors, SU athletics, the New York Yankees, everything Irish and his cherished family.
A communicant of St. Joseph The Worker Church, Don served on the Parish Council and was a member of the Holy Name Society and Adult Choir. He was also a longstanding member of the Liverpool Chamber of Commerce and American Legion Post 188.
Don was predeceased by his parents John and Anna (Billard) Condon; sister Marie (George) Meldrum, and brothers James (Marybeth) and John “Jack” (Eileen).
Surviving are his wife of 64 years, Jean Ellen (White); sisters, Doris Donahue (Louis) of Jordan, NY, Anne Couse (Skip) of Brownsville, NY; daughters, Ellen (Bill) Willson of Greenlawn, NY, Jeanann “Nan” (Milt) Ackerman of Chesapeake, VA, Colleen (David) Touranjoe of Liverpool; sons, Donald Jr of Evansville, IN, Mark (Debra) of Liverpool, Keith (Terri) of Syracuse, Paul (Michelle) of Syracuse; 21 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren.
Calling hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, at Maurer Funeral Home, Moyers Corners in Baldwinsville. Mass of Christian Burial: 10 a.m. Thursday, March 7, at St. Joseph The Worker Church in Liverpool followed by burial in Liverpool Cemetery. Donations may be made to St. Joseph The Worker Church, 1001 Tulip Street, Liverpool, N.Y. 13088 .