Joseph White

Obituary of Joseph Lewis White

Joseph Lewis White, 99, of Ontario died June 11, 2021 in Ontario.  Joe was born in Nada, Utah on February 3, 1922, to William M. White and Phoebe Waller White.

His schooling took place in Milford, Utah and then on to Weber College in Ogden, Utah where he met Flora Farmer. Joe served in the Navy from November 1942 to October 1945.  He served as an airplane mechanic in Alaska, California, and Virginia.

Joe married Flora in San Jose, California on March 17, 1945.   They bought a farm north of Ontario along with his mom and dad in 1949.  They were avid square dancers and Joe was a very popular caller.

Joe is survived by his children Alice Jacoby and Bob White; 7 grandchildren; 11½ great grandkids; 3 great great grandkids; and many nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of Brookdale and Encompass Health, especially Darcy Sutton and Emily. Also we would like to thank Dr. John Phillips for his years of care and friendship.

Memorial Services will be held Monday, June 21, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the Ontario Lienkaemper Chapel.



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