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“I knew Don for many years through Kiwanis. He was an amazingly kind person and I really enjoyed knowing him. ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: Lance Huish - Jacksonville Beach, FL

“dear family, so sorry about your father. I spent many happy visits with both of them at HEARTLAND HEALTHCARE when my fiancé was there. they were...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: judy schneider - bloomington, IL

“May the powerful words recorded in the Bible at Matthew 5:4 encourage and strengthen your saddened heart. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

“R.I.P. Uncle Don. Here's hoping you and Grandpa Gress have some pull up there to get the Bears turned around! ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Kurt Hamer - Phoenix, AZ

“Sending sympathy to Don's family, I enjoyed serving him in the dining room while he lived at Mercy Creek. We could usually manage to have a sarcastic...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Diana Holderby - Normal, IL

“R.I.P. Uncle Don ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Kristi Hamer - Florence, AZ

“I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. He was a great man along with your mother was a great woman. I will never forget and all that...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Bob Rosich-Mazur - Ft Lauderdale, FL

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Donald was born on February 22, 1931 and passed away on Saturday, March 4, 2017.

Donald was a resident of Merrillville, Indiana at the time of passing.

Don was a 1949 graduate of Horace Mann High School.

Don also served with the US Army in the Korean Conflict.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at Geisen Funeral & Cremation Services, 7905 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 from 10:00 AM until the time of the Funeral Service at 12 Noon. Interment will take place at Calumet Park Cemetery in Merrillville, IN.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Don's name may be given to: Riley Children's Hospital, 705 Riley Hospital Dr., Indianapolis, IN 46202.