Donald C.B.E. Gelder



Donald C.B.E. Gelder, 84, passed away on February 4, 2018 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.

Don was born on April 17, 1933 to the late Clifford and Ruby Davis Gelder. He graduated from Albright Art School Buffalo Fine Arts Academy .He was a Stained Glass designer, were he has many accomplishments working for many Studios all over the country and also was a Freelance portrait painter.

He is survived by his wife Nancy Gelder, children Annie, Vicky, Chrissy, Ryan, Mary and William, many grand and greatgrandchildren, several nieces, nephews and cousins.

There will be NO prior calling, a funeral service will be held at the 1st Baptist Church, N. main St. Naples on Saturday February 10th at 11am. Burial in Rose Ridge Cemetery in Naples.

Contributions to the Church or Naples Hospeace House, Box 343, Naples, NY 14512