Donald A. Matuk, 80 of Poughkeepsie, NY died on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Poughkeepsie, NY. Donald was born on December 13, 1937 in Poughkeepsie, NY to the late Anthony and Anna Nittiskie Matuk. He was educated in Poughkeepsie Schools and was a local resident all his life. Donald proudly served his country with the United States Army as a PFC and was honorably discharged on July 31, 1967. Prior to his retirement, Donald was a tool and gauge maker for Kent Gage a division of Stanfordville Machine and Manufacturing Co. in Poughkeepsie, NY
Donald is survived by his daughter Tammy (Jonathan) Bate of Poughkeepsie, NY, his grandchildren Shanyn and Katelyn Bate, great grandchild Jaliyah Fellows, sister Dolores Darling of Poughkeepsie, NY, Nephews: George Darling & Dawn Desmond of Wappingers Falls, NY; Donald & Justi Darling of Poughkeepsie, NY; Stephen & Jodi Darling of Wappingers Falls. NY; nieces: Ann Marie & James Rhynders of Poughkeepsie, N; Mary Darling & Saira Barrios of Queens, NY as well as several great nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother: Anthony Michael Matuk and George Darling.
Calling hours will be on Thursday, February 15, 2018 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm with Military Honors at 6PM in the William G. Miller & Son Funeral Home, Inc. 371 Hooker Avenue, Poughkeepsie, New York 12603. To send an online condolence, please visit our website at www.wmgmillerfuneralhome.com