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Woodbury, Connecticut

Edward F. White Memorial Scholarship

Established November 13, 2002

By Mrs. Edward F. (Dale) White (Spouse)

Edward F. White was born May 26, 1933 in Bronx, NY, son of the late Charles F. and Johanna (Marshner) White. A graduate of Naugatuck High School, he held bachelors and masterís degrees from the University of Connecticut and Southern Connecticut State University and a sixth year administrative education degree from the University of Connecticut.

A U.S. Army veteran, he served from 1956 to 1958 at Ft. McArthur, California. He lived in Naugatuck and Oxford before moving to Woodbury, where he was a member of St. Paulís Episcopal Church.

He taught math and science at Woodbury Middle School for 36 years and worked at his familyís ice cream shop, Dari Delite, for most of his life.

He enjoyed golf, travel and skiing. He played football while at UConn and was a member of the UConn Alumni and Huddle Club, and was an avid fan of UConnís menís basketball and football teams.

He had coached the WMS ski team and was instrumental in forming the Pop Warner Football League in Woodbury.

He was a member of the Woodbury Lions Club, the Naugatuck Valley Ski Club, the Woodbury Conservation Committee and the Waterbury-Derby Chapter of the Society for the Preservation of Barber Shop Quartet Singing in America for 22 years.

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