In East Haven August 1, 2010, Florence Mabel White, wife of the late Arthur J. White formerly of 20 Seventh Avenue, Branford.
Beloved mother of Donna and her husband Robert Schwartz of Guilford, and Jerry Arthur and his wife Joyce White of North Haven. She is also survived by a grandson Douglas White of North Haven, three nieces and a nephew.
She was born June 29, 1919 in New Haven, a daughter of the late Charles and Mildred Stokes. She worked at her husband's store, Branford Food Center for many years, and she also worked as a sales clerk for Horowitz Department Store in Branford until retiring. She belonged to Trinity Episcopal Church in Branford, and was a member of Trifoleum.
Relatives and friends are invited to a funeral service Wednesday morning at 10:00 in the W. S. Clancy Memorial Funeral Home, 504 Main St., Branford, and may call prior to the service, from 9 – 10 am. Burial will follow in Bare Plain Cemetery, North Branford.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to Trinity Episcopal Church, 1109 Main St., Branford, or to CT Hospice, 100 Double Beach Rd., Branford, CT 06405.
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