Robert Izant White died Dec. 25 in St. Paul Minn. surrounded by family and friends.
Mr. White, 50, was the principal of kindergarten through grade 8 at Community of Peace Academy in St. Paul.
He grew up in Hudson and attended Western Reserve Academy.
Mr. White was described as a hallway smiler and greeter, a patient listener, inspired mentor, hearty laugher, quick witted and joyous, bicycle riding donut quester, Craigslist wheeler- dealer, and a bright, thoughtful man He was a member of the Grote Reber Society.
He leaves his wife, Jane; sons, Caleb and Reece; parents, Molly and Gene; sister, Ruthie; brothers, Bill, Gene and Chris; and countless nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be Feb. 7 at 10 a.m. at the Lakewood Memorial Chapel, 3600 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, Minn. 55408.
Memorial donations may be directed to the boys' college accounts at Whitlock-White Education Fund c/o Northeast Bank, 77 Broadway Street NE, Minneapolis, Minn. 55413.