Donald E. Ennist J8a POUGHKEEPSIE POUGHKEEPSIE Donald E. Ennist, 74, a resident resident of Poughkeepsie, Poughkeepsie, previously previously of Kingston, NY 'passed away on November 10, 2008 at The Dyson Cen ter. Born May 18, 1934 in Kingston, NY he was the son of the late George and Helen Cantine Ennist In 1963 in Poughkeepsie, NY Donald married Laverne A Walden, who survives at home. Donald was a graduate of Kingston High School. He served in the US Marine Corps from 1952 - 1955 in the Korean War. In 1997 he retired from NYS Mental Health Services as Supervisor of Grounds. Donald is survived by his two sons, Donald E. Ennist Jr. of Ohio, Jeremy Jeremy L. Ennist Sr, of Poughkeepsie, NY and significant other, Elizabeth Bourdon of Brooklyn, NY, his daughter, daughter, Sheila Ennist Waldo and husband, Barnett; three brothers, George Ennist Jr. and wife, Emma, of Poughkeepsie, Poughkeepsie, Robert Ennist and companion, companion, Barbara Jean Green, of Pough - kecpsie, Richard Ennist of NV, his sister, sister, Bernice Bollen, of Buffalo, NY, three granddaughters, .Natalie, Dominique, and Regina; two grandsons, grandsons, Jereniy Jr, and Barnett Jr.; his greatgrandchild, Cameron, many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Donald is predeceased by two brothers, Charles Ennist Walter Ennist; two sisters, Pearl Wright and Alice RusselL Visitation will be Friday, November November 14, 2008 from 10 - llam at the Beu - lah Baptist Church, 92 Catherine St, Poughkeepsie, NY Rev. Regina Stro - man will be officiating Ham funeral services. Entombment to follow in Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery Community Community Mausoleum. Arrangements have been entrustedentrusted entrustedentrusted - to the Joseph J. Darrow Sr. Funeral Home, Inc, 39 So. Hamilton St, Poughkeepsie, NY 845 - 452 - 1840.