01/07/1952 - 02/15/2022
Donald Bourgeois, 70, of Sarasota, Florida passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 15, 2022 at Bradenton Hospice House. He was predeceased by his parents Raymond Bourgeois and Theresa (Persia) Bourgeois and brother of Raymond Bourgeois. He is survived by cousins Joseph (Ricky) Schier, Tom Persia, Dino Persia, Richard Persia, Esther Persia, Deborah Mills, Karen Coviello, JoAnn Ryan, John Persia, Kimberly Persia and Uncle John Persia and Aunt Alicia Persia.
Donald was born and raised in Lynn, Massachusetts and graduated from Lynn English High School. He had a varied career working in auto sales, retail sales and security. He relocated to Sarasota, Florida and lived there for the past thirty (30) years, often visiting family and friends in New England.
He lived a full life, enjoyed people and made friends easily. He had the gift of gab. He leaves many friends whose lives have been enriched by knowing him. Among the many friends he leaves behind are Len Whitehead and Russ Crawford, best of friends for thirty (30) years.
Due to Covid-19, funeral services and burial will be private. Friends may share fond memories by recording their thoughts in the memorial guestbook at YourTraditionalsCremationFuneralHome.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Cancer Society are encouraged.