Donald D. Cave
Donald D. Cave
  • April 29, 1943 - December 21, 2015
  • Bloomingdale, Illinois

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Donald D. Cave passed away on the morning of Monday, December 21st of 2015 at his home in Bloomingdale, IL. He was born in Winthrop IA on April 29, 1943. He was raised in Sycamore, IL. Where he graduated from Sycamore High in 1961 and spent some time active in the Jaycees before moving to Bloomingdale. In his spare time he enjoyed his cars, doing genealogy, and was in the Greater Chicago Cichlid Association. He was an Army Veteran and retired from Gravure Ink. He was preceded in death by his parents Paul and Agnes Cave of Sycamore, IL, and brother Grover Cave (husband of Mindy Cave) of Eddyville, KY. He is survived by his beloved wife of 43 years, Janice L. Cave of Bloomingdale; a daughter and son, Saprina Ekstrom Bowman (Mark) of Memphis, TN and Brad Cave (fiancé to Amber M. Anderson) of Bloomingdale; 3 grandchildren, David Bowman, Michael Bowman, and Kristen Cave; a sister, Cindy Brotcke (Lee); and 2 brothers, Paul Cave (Judy) and Joe Cave (Linda); nieces, nephews, and many extended family members. Family will be welcoming friends and family between 1 - 4pm on Sunday, December 27, 2015 at Cypress Funeral Home of Glendale Heights. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Cancer Society.