Donald R. English, 89 of Folsom, NJ passed away at home on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. Born October 5, 1929 in Mathuen, Massachusetts he has lived in the Folsom area for more than fifty years. Mr. English was a U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II. Before retiring he worked for the Masonic Home of New Jersey in Burlington, NJ. He had a love for trees and flowers, and he also enjoyed landscaping, horse racing, dogs and feeding animals especially birds, squirrels and turkeys.
He was predeceased by his daughter Norma. He is survived by his wife Stella English (nee Giralo), four children, Donna Rodriguez (Edwin), Dale English, Kathy Hickman (Burt), and Diane Patton, 11 grandchildren, Jordyn, Taylor, Devon, Ryan, Katie, Brianna, Rory, Brett, Matthew, Keri and Kyle, and 4 great grandchildren, Gabriella, Bryce, Charlie and Matthew.
Private funeral services were held at the Carnesale Funeral Home in Hammonton, and burial was held at Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery in Estell Manor. www.carnesalefuneralhome.com