Donald Varian

Donald A. Varian, Sr., 77, a longtime resident of Beacon, passed away at his home on October 3, 2018. He was born on May 6, 1941.

Donald worked as a blacktop foreman at Sun Up Enterprises in Wappingers Falls, for most of his life. Don was a hard-worker, avid fisherman & lover of the Great Outdoors. He will be remembered as a Loving husband, father, grandfather & friend to many.

Don is survived by his son and 2 daughters: Donald A. Varian Jr. and his wife Amy, Paulette Varian and Denise Varian; He is also survived by his 7 grandchildren: Allison, Michael, Trinity, Serenity, James (Samantha), Jared and Melanie. Don is also survived by his adopted children: Tina Arroyo, Elmer, Elmer Jr., Mercedes and Jayden.

He was predeceased by his loving wife Barbara Ann Varian, his beloved sons Michael Joseph & Anthony Edward Varian, and adored daughter Jennifer Marie Varian, his grandson Kc Joseph Scivoletto; and his brother (sister)-in-law: Harry & Kathy Garrison.

The family will gather on Sunday, October 7th from 4-8pm at the LIBBY FUNERAL HOME, 55 Teller Avenue, Beacon, where a service will be offered at 7:00pm, followed by a private interment at the discretion of the family. To offer condolences, please visit:

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  1. Brandy Ricci says:

    My heart is so very heavy. I hope you rest easy Mr. Varian. You were always kind to me and I won’t forget you!!! I will pray for the rest of the Varian clan.

  2. Roxanne Fezza Meyer says:

    My deepest sympathy is extended to the Varian family. Don was a great guy and always friendly and willing to take the time to talk to me. I will miss seeing him in Dunkin Donuts. May he rest in peace. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

  3. Bowen Family says:

    We are so very sorry for your loss. Please find comfort in God’s sure promise of a resurrection as set forth in the Bible (Acts 24:15, John 5:28, 29). Those who are raised to life on a restored paradise earth will have the prospect of never again being subjected to misery, sickness, and death (Revelation 21:4). These and other comforting Bible verses and thoughts can be found at

  4. Steve Malafy says:

    So sorry to hear about the loss of your father. I always liked working with him at Sun Up Enterprises and will always remember the fun we had striped bass and salmon fishing together. Those memories will never be lost.

  5. Chris Colandrea says:

    My deepest sympathies to the Varian family. Donald will be missed. I’ve worked with Donald (Mouse) for close to 18 years before his retirement and have been blessed to have been able to share lots of good times and memories especially over the past few years when we would meet for breakfast with former co-workers.

  6. Jerry & Nancy Fezza says:

    We are so sorry to hear that Don has passed away. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all as you deal with your loss.

  7. Melissa Santiago says:

    Don, Amy and family I am so very sorry for your loss. I’m sorry I wasn’t able to attend today but please know You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Love and hugs to you all.

  8. Wayne & Jackie says:

    Donald & Family,
    We are so very sorry to hear about your Dad. You have our deepest sympathy and love.

    Wayne & Jackie

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