Pawlet, Vermont – Douglas Edward Waite, 62, of Pawlet, Vermont, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family early morning on Saturday, Jan. 1, 2022, after a short illness.
He was born Aug. 3, 1959, in Bennington, Vermont. He was a graduate of Granville High School and was an active member of the Pawlet Fire Department, as well as the Granville Rescue Squad while he worked and lived in Pawlet immediately following graduation. For the past 18 years he had been an employee of Dorr Septic, Manchester, Vermont.
Douglas was predeceased by his parents Donald Sr. and Joanne (Groff) Waite of Pawlet and a beloved nephew Mark Waite of Poultney, Vermont. He is survived by three brothers Donald Jr. of Pawlet, Peter Sr. of Pownal and Paul of West Rutland; a sister Kathleen of Pawlet; as well as numerous nephews and nieces.
A memorial service will be held in the spring at the Robert M. King Funeral Home in Granville, New York.
The family requests donations be made in Douglas’s name to the American Cancer Foundation.