Donald F. Kneale
unknown - November 12, 2013
Donald F. Kneale, 93, of Manlius passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, at the New York State Veterans Home in Oxford.
He retired from the U.S. Air Force in 1965 at Plattsburg Air Force Base as a Lieutenant Colonel.
Colonel Kneale was a veteran of WWII and the Korean War serving as a Command Pilot, a Field Maintenance Engineer and was also attached to Strategic Air Command for 15 years. He was assigned to many bases in the US and abroad, and spent 3 years in occupied Japan.
Colonel Kneale was pre-deceased by his first wife Francis Dunnaway Kneale; his parents, George and Helen Lubitsky Kneale; sisters Caroline Higgins and Rosamond Hug, brother Robert Kneale.
Surviving are his wife Beverly; step-daughters Anne (Rick) Nassar, Joan (Dave) Sutherland and Holly (Tom) Huber; grandchildren Paul, Cara and Kelly Nassar, Hannah and Ivy Huber; and several nieces and nephews.
There will be no calling hours. Burial will be in the National Cemetery in Bath, NY.
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