Edward D. White Jr.


Edward D. White Jr.

a painter

Edward D. White Jr., 59, died January 7, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Diane M. Power.

Born in Providence, a son of the late Edward D. and Hope V. (Scott) White Sr., he resided in Lincoln before moving to Woonsocket last year. Mr. White was a painter for many years and had worked for various painting companies. He had served with the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War.

He was the father of Edward D. White III, Thomas F. Power, Diane H. Power, JoAnn Power and the late Linda A. White; brother of Daniel S. White, Dolores A. Powers, Dawn P. Pereira and the late Diane H. Weichert; and grandfather of Alea Austin.

A funeral service was held Jan. 11 in Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Chapel, 2435 Warwick Ave., Warwick. Burial with military honors was in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Providence. For information and condolences visit www.thequinnfuneralhome.com.