Bom-Wrapper

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Donald Lifer can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle
Donald Lifer
In Memory of
Donald Leroy
Lifer Sr.
1933 - 2018
Click above to light a memorial candle.

The lighting of a Memorial Candle not only provides a gesture of sympathy and support to the immediate family during their time of need but also provides the gift of extending the Book of Memories for future generations.

Obituary for Donald Leroy Lifer Sr.

Donald Leroy Lifer Sr., 84, of Albany Ave, formerly of Port Ewen, died Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018 at HealthAlliance Hospital, Broadway Campus.

Don was born in Kingston, New York on August 18th, 1933, a son of the late William E. and Gladys Matilda (Jansen) Lifer.

A US Army Veteran, he was a long distance truck driver for Provan and for Teamsters local 445 and 702. He was a car enthusiast who enjoyed camping and fishing, including in the Ashokan Reservoir area.

He is survived by two daughters, Cynthia Lifer of Port Ewen and Brenda Dooley of Long Island, and one son Donald L. Lifer Jr. of Port Ewen, and four grandchildren, Michael, Kris, and Sean Dooley, and Faith Ann Lifer, and former wife, Sally Ann Lifer of Port Ewen.

He is predeceased by one brother William Lifer Jr. and one sister Diane Lifer.

The family has entrusted the Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home, 339 Broadway, Ulster Park, Town of Esopus, with the care and cremation service arrangements for Don.

Cremation held at Wiltwyck Crematory, Kingston.

There is no service.

To send flowers to the family of Donald Leroy Lifer Sr., please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers

Affiliations


American

National Defense Service Medal

US Army
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos
Share by: