October 28, 1940 ~ December 8, 2018
Donald F. Harter, Sr. December 8, 2018 . Predeceased by his mother, Marge and father, Frank. Don leaves behind his wife of 55 years, Joann (Salvato); sons, Don (Carolyn), Scott (Amy), Mark (Tracy). Grandchildren; Brandon (Kimberly), Andrea, Paige (Drew), Olivia, Mia and Tristan, his sister Sue (Bill), nephew Bill Pritchard (Michael Mooney), nieces; Tammy Maier (Rich) and Julie Camp (Aaron), great nephew Adam Maier (Lindsey), great niece Katelyn Maier. His special cousin, Chuck Rapp (Sue). Brothers in Law: Patsy (Gail) and Victor (Nancy) Salvato. Extended family, Bill Serow, IV and Debbie Serow. Many friends, especially Ron and Connie Wood, and his goddaughter, Danielle Driscoll. Don was a dedicated volunteer Fireman with the Barnard Fire Department, a lifetime member of the Barnard Exempt Club. He also was a member of the Kendall Lion’s Club. After retiring from Eastman Kodak as a carpenter, Don & Joann fulfilled their dream of living on Lake Ontario next door to their very dear friends, Bill & Marlene Serow, where they enjoyed many years together. The family sincerely wishes to thank the staff for their care at The Journey Home. Visitation will be held Saturday, December 15th 11 a.m. 2 p.m. with a short prayer service at 2 p.m. at Vay-Schleich & Meeson, 1075 Long Pond Rd. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Journey Home, 994 Long Pond Road, Rochester NY 14626.