Donald R. Byers
Donald R. Byers passed away on Sunday, February 21, 2010 at the age of 79. He was the beloved husband of Mildred. He was the loving father of Laura Hauss, Donna Nemeth, Diana Byers, Donald J. Byers, Joseph Byers, and Mary Castronova. He was the cherished grandfather of Peter, Stephen, Elizabeth, Amanda, Jeffrey, Sara, Jack, Nicholas, Angela and Violet. He was the cherished great-grandfather of Malie and Karrah. He is survived also by brothers John Byers, and Robert A. Byers, and sister Colette Ruiz. He served as a PFC with the U.S. Marines, and served in active duty during the Korean War between 1951 and 1953. Funeral services were held at N.F. Walker Funeral Home, Woodhaven, NY. Internment was at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY.