Douglas Joseph Purdy

Sep 13, 1940 – Jul 22, 2014


Don "Irish Don" Purdy

Don "Irish Don" Purdy, age 73, passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Donald is survived by his wife of 47 years, Ethna; son Mick (Wendy) Purdy; daughter, Lorraine (Mac) Torres; (6) grandchildren, Katherine, Ciara, Conor, Gabby, Cian, Jackie; sisters, Ella (Frank) Feely and Maura (Adrian) McClure; brother, Raymond (Jo) Purdy and numerous nieces and nephews. Viewing will be held on Friday, 07/25 from 2-5 PM with Rosary to follow at 7:00 PM at BONNEY-WATSON Capitol Hill, 1732 Broadway, Seattle, WA. Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, 07/26 at 11:00 am at St. Francis Catholic Church, 15226 - 21st Avenue SW, Burien, WA.


Patsy and Jim Yager
seattle, Wa
Jul 26, 2014

Our synpathy and condolence on your loss of Don. We lived close to him and knew him for as long as he has been in madison park or when Mick was working at the attic. May he rest in peace with the Lord.

Maura and Bill Barnes
Seattle, Wa
Jul 25, 2014

We are saddened to hear about the death of your father. God bless you all at this sad time.

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