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“I will never forget when Don and my dad (Don) would be over at Don's house working on something or just over there visiting with him and Dorothy and...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Jimmy McNabb - Naylor, MO

“We are so sorry to hear of Don's passing. We have wonderful memories of our good times together at HCC. May the support of family and friends give...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Bobby & Phyllis Wendt - Freeport, IL

“Dear Mrs. Capes I am sorry to see Mr. Capes passed away. He was a good friend to my Dad and to me. We had good times at the dairy dreem. DaveKleckner. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: David Kleckner - Rialto, CA

“i had mr. capes as a counslor at hcc. exceptional person and counslor god bless you sir and god bless mrs. capes ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always. ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Dick Wieland - Odin, IL

“We were sorry to hear about Don. He was a positive influence in my life and I remember him fondly.. Jim and Pat McLeland ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Dorothy I'm sending you my sympathy on the passing of your husband Don. We worked together in inspection at Honeywell. Thinking of you at this sad...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry to hear of your loss meet Don many years ago always had great conversations with him helped me with many decisions always had a positive and...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Terry DeBoer and Family - IL

“oh this man, I have always said you were my angel sent straight from God. you were an amazing man with love for all. I will always remember...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Deanna Pacek - freeport, IL

“Likes so many others, we met when he was a counselor at HCC and mentored for decades after. Always fun to sit back and visit with. Our condolences ...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Karl & Christine Klipping

“I worked with Don for seven years at HCC. He was a valued colleague and a competent professional. My condolences to Dorothy. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Terry Fortman - Barefoot Bay, FL

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Donald was born on October 10, 1930 and passed away on Friday, January 29, 2016.

Donald was a resident of Cedarville, Illinois at the time of passing.

He was a 1948 graduate of Oregon High School and received his Bachelors and Masters Degrees from Northern Illinois University.

Donald was married to Dorothy.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00am Tuesday February 2 in the Oregon Church of God preceded by a visitation beginning at 9:30am in the church. Pastor Michael Hoffman will officiate. Burial in Oakwood Cemetery Mt. Morris.

Memorial fund established for Disabled Veterans of America and Oregon Depot Restoration Project.