About An Amazing Life|Help

Donald J. Ahern, Jr.

October 31, 1955 – February 23, 2023

Share this tribute
Donald Ahern
Memorial Candles Lit for Donald J. Ahern, Jr. | SEE ALL
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Harter Funeral Home Inc. - Parish, NY

Obituary for Donald J. Ahern, Jr.

In Loving Memory
Donald J. Ahern Jr.
February 23, 2023

Donald James Ahern Jr. of Cicero, NY passed away on February 23, 2023. He was born on October 31, 1955 in Syracuse, NY. He graduated from Altmar Parish Williamstown School District in 1975. After graduation, Donald returned to work for APW's building and grounds department, priding himself on the maintenance of the athletic fields there. Donald retired from the APW School District as the Maintenance Director of Williamstown Elementary, after over 30 years of dedicated service. Donald also operated his own landscaping and snow removal service throughout the community.

After retirement, he worked for the Town of Cicero Highway Department and the facilities department at the Carrier Dome during sporting events.

Donald helped to establish various youth sports across the APW community. He served as a mentor and coach and touched many lives in a positive way. He will be truly missed by those that knew him.

Donald enjoyed time with friends and family and was a devoted S.U. sports fan.

Donald was predeceased by his grandmother Ruth Bailey of Williamstown. In addition to his late grandmother, he was also predeceased by his sisters Debbie and Ruthie.

Donald is survived by his brother David Ahern (Ardis). He also leaves behind several nieces and nephews, and countless friends Donald considered family.

Calling hours for Donald will be held on Friday March, 3 from 4-6 PM. from the Harter Funeral Home
2983 W. Main Street Parish, NY 13131.

Spring burial will be in the Dugway Cemetery, Dugway, NY. Date to be announced. In lieu of flowers, please consider support of the APW Rebel Sports Boosters in Donald Ahern's memory.

To leave a special memory or condolences, please click the Condolences & Tributes button above.

To send flowers to the family of Donald J. Ahern, Jr., please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.


First Visitation

When Friday, March 3, 2023 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Harter Funeral Home, Inc - Parish, NY
2983 W. Main Street
Parish, New York 13131
Additional Information

Interment Information

Maple Lawn Cemetery
Address Not Available
Dugway, New York
Share by: