EDMESTON - Donald C. Mann, 63, born July 9, 1954, at Southside Hospital, Bay Shore, Long Island, a resident of Edmeston for the past 10 years, died suddenly Monday, July 31, 2017, at his home.
He was born to Charles F. Mann and Irene Mann, in Lindenhurst. The family moved to Mount Vision in 1965.
He is survived by his mother, Irene (Mann) Harlem; brothers, Charles (Sue) of Mount Vision, Kenneth of Oneonta and Robert (Karen) of Laurens; aunts, Marjorie Brush of Williamsburg, Virginia and Dorothy Meehan of Medford; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was predeceased by his father, Charles F. Mann.
Donald graduated from Laurens Central School in 1972. He attended Delhi Tech and the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona, where he received a bachelor's degree in science.
Donald had a great interest and passion in studying astronomy and was very much looking forward to the upcoming lunar eclipse.
Family and friends are warmly invited to attend a gathering at the home of Donald's brother, Robert at 18 Laurel Lane, State Route 205, Laurens, at 3 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 5.
Burial will be later in the Edmeston Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005, or a charity of one's choice.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.lhpfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are entrusted with Lewis, Hurley & Pietrobono Funeral Home, 51 Dietz St., Oneonta.
Published on August 7, 2017