Donald Edward Whitney

Sunrise - January 4, 1934 Sunset - November 16, 2008 of San Anselmo passed away peacefully at home. Don is survived by Mickey, his beloved wife, his son Todd and wife Shannon; his daughter Kimberly and grandson Donavin, brother Marshall and his wife Jeanne, sister Karol and husband Michael Udovich and a number of nieces and nephews; his sister Dian Martin preceded him in death. Don was born in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. The family moved to Mill Valley where Don attended Park Grammar School and graduated from Tamalpais High School "Class of 52". Don joined the US Naval Air Force as an Electronic Tech and was stationed in Honolulu for three years. Don was a professional golfer and became a captain in the Ross Valley Fire Service, which he enjoyed for 27 years.
Don was a man of strong character, charm, wit and good humor, that we all loved and will miss very much. Don's favorite line was "Life is like a round of golf - You have to play it like it lies" and he did just that
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