Donald Lee Harding, 94, of Mashpee, formerly of Osterville, died from cancer on November 14.

The husband of Natalie Harding, he was born in Boston and attended Quincy Trade School. He was the only child of Francis E. (Pete) Harding and Elsie (Echteler) Harding. He asked permission to graduate early and join the US Navy in 1946. He served a few months on a submarine and two years on the USS Greenwich Bay as a motor machinist’s mate.

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