Donald A. Holdforth

July 23, 1973 ~ September 28, 2018 (age 45)

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SHORTSVILLE: Holdforth, Donald A.; died on Friday, September 28, 2018 at the age of 45 following a courageous battle with cancer. Visitation will be held from 10 -11am on Friday, October 5 at Robert L. Yost Funeral Home, Inc., 123 W. Main St., Palmyra. A memorial service will follow at 11am. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, Shortsville. Please consider memorials to Wilmot Cancer Center, 601 Elmwood Ave., Rochester, NY 14642.

    Donny was born on July 23, 1973 in Canandaigua, NY the son of Samuel and Jeannine Darling Holdforth. Don was something of a technology wiz and in his spare time enjoyed cooking, tending to his tomatoes and watching New York Yankees baseball.. He had a strong faith in Jesus Christ. He is predeceased by his parents and a sister Jeannine Louise Holdforth. Donny is survived by his brothers Samuel (Joan) Holdforth Jr., Thomas (Josephine) Holdforth, Robert Holdforth and Timothy Holdforth and extended family members.

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October 5, 2018

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Robert L. Yost Funeral Home, Inc.
123 West Main Street
Palmyra, NY 14522

Memorial Service
October 5, 2018

11:00 AM
Robert L. Yost Funeral Home,Inc.
123 West Main Street
Palmyra, NY 14522


Wilmot Cancer Center
601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester NY 14642

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