Passed away on Thursday, November 10, 2017 at the age of 82. He is now reunited with his wife Kathleen (Howard) of 44 years. Father of Kenneth, James, Walter (the late Laura Churchill), and Michael (Erica). Loving Grandpa of Dylan and Corey, and loving Papa Z to Rose and Reese. Brother-in-law to Mary Howard, Peter (Lynn) Howard, and Jackie Sue (Sam) Scelfo. Predeceased by his siblings Ted and Betty.
Alan retired after 20 years of service in the United States Navy where he saw duty in Korea and Vietnam.
Family and friends will be welcomed at the GEORGE DARTE FUNERAL HOME, 585 Carlton St., St. Catharines, on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 2-4pm & 7-9pm. A Celebration of Life will take place on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 11am at the funeral home. Rite of Committal to follow at St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery, NOTL. Memorial donations made to First Baptist Church or Lincoln County Humane Society would be appreciated by the family.