William Dominic Donner, 18, of Hudson Lane, Ulster Park, died peacefully at home on Saturday, February 9, 2019.
He was born in New York City, New York on May 16th, 2000, a son of Mitchell and Alesia Donner.
Will was a loving brother to Henry and Charlotte. He loved school, movies, audio books and family time and vacations, especially Disney World.
Throughout his life, William met challenges through his determination and struggle. His strength and unique spirit touched the lives of many people around him.
In addition to his parents and siblings, he is also survived by his loving grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins, and devoted nurses.
A time of remembrance to celebrate William's life will begin at 1:00 pm on Friday, February 15, 2019, at the Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home, 339 Broadway, Ulster Park. Will's family will receive friends at the funeral home prior to the service from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Burial will be held privately in the spring.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions in William's memory to: Ronald McDonald House of the Hudson Valley www.rmh-ghv.org or Maria Fareri Children's Hospital www.mariafarerichildrens.org