1932-2012

Floyd White Jr., 80, of Carroll, died early Tuesday morning, Sept. 18, 2012, at Carroll Health Center Nursing Home in Carroll.

Mass of the Christian burial will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Carroll. Celebrant will be Father Timothy Schott.  

Mass servers will be Sarah and Mark Steffen.  Music will be by Marcy Anderson and the St. Lawrence Choir.  Lector will be Jack Thein. Gift bearers will be Floyd’s grandchildren.  Eucharistic ministers will be Jean Knobbe and Scott and Kathy Steffen.  

Casket bearers will be: Jim White, Jack White, Dewey Vonnahme, Jordan White, Tyler White and Brian Lawler. Burial will be in Carroll City Cemetery with military honors conducted by Carroll American Legion.

Friends may call at Sharp Funeral Home in Carroll after 5 p.m. Thursday. There will be a Christian wake service at 6:30 p.m. by St. Lawrence Parish.

The casket will be moved to St. Lawrence Church at noon Friday when visitation will resume.

Online condolences may be left at www.sharpfuneral.com.

Born July 19, 1932, at Carroll, Floyd was a son of Floyd Sr. and Frances (Hickey) White.  

He attended Manning Public Schools and then worked for his father for a brief time.  Floyd then ran the Phillips 66 Station in Carroll until 1955 when he served in the U.S. Navy.  

On Feb. 20, 1961, he married Donna Mae Subbert at Carroll.  The couple made their home in Carroll where Floyd worked for B-Line Trucking and Crouse Cartage Co.  He then became an independent trucker and hauled grain and steel before working for Carroll Community Schools as their transportation director until his retirement.  Floyd enjoyed country music, playing guitar, cars and spending time with his family.  He was a member of the Carroll American Legion and St. Lawrence Parish in Carroll.

Survivors include his daughter, Joni Vonnahme and her husband Dewey of Carroll; his sons: Jim F. White and wife Joelle of Carroll, and Jack White and his wife Janelle of St. Joseph, Mich.; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two brothers: Chuck White of Auburn and Doc White of Carroll; his sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Arlene (Glen) Kusel of Manning, Jeanette (Don) Lerssen of Manning, Dorothy Subbert of Denison and Phyllis Subbert of Glidden; as well as other extended relatives and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd Sr. and Frances White; his wife Donna Mae in April 2010; and his parents-in-law, Chris and Marie Sophia Subbert.