John 'Jack' White

Published on Friday, 8 November 2019 19:14


John “Jack” White, 75, of Southington, passed away on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at UConn John Dempsey Hospital, surrounded by his loving family after his courageous battle with dementia. He was the beloved husband of Theresa (Pignatella) White of Southington, married for 48 years. 

He was born in Hartford on June 23, 1944, the son of the late Anthony and Olympia (Parente) White of Bristol. John was a graduate of St. Anthony H.S. in Bristol and received an Associate’s Degree from the University of Hartford  Prior to his retirement he was employed with Gems Sensors of Plainville for 41 years.

In addition to his wife, Theresa, he leaves his children, Kimberlee Carr and husband, Mark, Damien White and wife, Rebecca, all of Bristol; and his cherished grandchildren, Kaylee White, Jacob and Theodore Carr.

The family would like to give a special thank you to all the staff at UConn John Dempsey Hospital and Amberwoods of Farmington for all the compassion and care given to John and his family.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 9:15 a.m., from the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St., to St. Dominic Church, 1050 Flanders Rd., Southington, for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Burial will be at St. Joseph Cemetery in Bristol. Calling hours will be on Monday from 5 to 7 p.m.

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Posted in The Bristol Press, on Friday, 8 November 2019 19:14. Updated: Friday, 8 November 2019 19:16.