American Veteran 01

Donald E. Bonge

November 1, 1944 ~ January 11, 2020 (age 75)

Obituary

Bonge, Donald E., 75 of Farmingdale, NY passed away January 11, 2020. Donald graduated from Plainedge High School and went on to serve in the U.S. army and was in the Vietnam War. He was a very proud American and Veteran. He was a skilled wood worker, carpenter, and  helped build houses with his father. He then spent his career working for IBM. He was a loving husband, proud father, uncle, and grandfather, and friend. He was always there when you needed him. Incredibly generous with his time. He wanted to take care of everything for everyone he loved. He could fix anything and everything, cars, houses, electronics. He was smart and skilled with his hands. He had a great sense of humor and  always made the people around him laugh. He had two of everything and every size battery you could ever need. He was a Disney lover, a dog lover, and would light up at the sight of of his grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by his wife Judy, his children Jennifer (Robert), Brandon (Kristin), Eric (Heather), Mike (Dawn) and Tim (Jennifer) his grandchildren; Sean, Averie, Mickey, Georgia, John, Ariana, and Shelby, Brother, Steven, predeceased by his twin sister Patricia Marfoglio. Visitation Tuesday, January 14th, 2-4 and 7-9 pm at Arthur F. White Funeral Home, 315 Conklin St, Farmingdale. Funeral Mass Wednesday, January 15th, 9:45 am at Maria Regina RC Church, Seaford. Private Cremation. There will be a gathering at funeral home Friday, January 17th at 11:30am. Inurnment with military honors will follow at Long Island National Cemetery.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
January 14, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Farmingdale Location
315 Conklin Street
Farmingdale, NY 11735

Visitation
Tuesday
January 14, 2020

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Farmingdale Location
315 Conklin Street
Farmingdale, NY 11735

Funeral Mass
Wednesday
January 15, 2020

9:45 AM
Maria Regina Roman Catholic Church
3945 Jerusalem Avenue
Seaford, NY 11383

Private Cremation
Wednesday
January 15, 2020

Gathering of Family and Friends
Friday
January 17, 2020

11:30 AM
Farmingdale Location
315 Conklin Street
Farmingdale, NY 11735

Inurnment
Friday
January 17, 2020

Long Island National Cemetery
2040 Wellwood Avenue
Farmingdale, NY 11735

Donations

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856
Web: http://www.stjude.org/

The Beagle Freedom Project
4804 Laurel Canyon Blvd. #534 Valley Village, CA 91607, Valley Village, CA 91607 CA 91607
Tel: 1-818-382-6500
Web: http://www.bfp.org

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