342 Main St | Oneida , NY 13421
Obituary of Donald Loope
-Donald Cyril Loope, 85, of 580 Seneca St., passed away on Monday, July 30, 2018, at home with his loving family at his side under the care of Hospice.
He was born on May 19, 1933, in Peterboro, the son of Cyril D. and Edith Berry Loop. He was a graduate of Chittenango High School, Class of 1951. He retired from the post office on December 1, 1989. He was also a security officer at Pinkerton, Securitas, and Morris where he served as a Lieutenant and Training Officer. He previously worked for the City of Oneida Water Department, at Glenmore Dam, and Stickley Furniture.
He was a former member of the Oneida Moose Lodge #421 and enjoyed bowling.
Surviving are five children, Donna (David) Gauthier, of Edenton, NC, Evelyn Scott, of Oneida, Donald G Loope, of Rome, Dale Loope, of St. Petersburg, FL, and Melissa Hurley, of Sheds; his step-mother, Virginia Loop, of Wytheville, VA; a half-brother, Bryan Loop, of Wytheville, VA; a half-sister, Veronica Diane Mayle, of Wytheville, VA; a son-in-law Robert Scott, of Central Square; six grandchildren, Rob Scott, Ali Scott, Amanda Gauthier, Noah Gauthier, Sean Loope and Matt Hurley; a step granddaughter Janine (Matt) Hank and step great grandson Gabrial Hank and several nieces and nephews. Don was predeceased by a son, James D. Loope.
A Memorial Service will be held 3:00 PM Thursday August 2, 2018 from the Ironside Funeral Home, Inc. Burial will take place in Peterboro Cemetery. Family and friends are invited and may call on Thursday from 12 to 3 PM prior to the service at the funeral home, 342 Main St., Oneida. Memorial contributions may be made in Don’s memory to Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc 4277 Middle Settlement Road New Hartford, NY 13413