AMBOY – Donald S. Donoho Jr., 83, of Amboy, died Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, at Oregon Living & Rehabilitation Center.
He was born April 25, 1934, in Amboy, the son of Donald S. and Helen I. (Smith) Donoho. He had worked as a heavy equipment mechanic for Ladd Construction for many years before his retirement in 1996. He was a lifelong farmer in the Amboy area. Don was a veteran of the Navy. He was a member of Mendota Elks Lodge.
Don married Marilyn Darlene McCardle on Feb. 22, 1958, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Dixon. She preceded him in death June 27, 2010.
Survivors include his children, Donald (Shirley) Donoho III of Amboy and Denise Donoho of Amboy; four grandchildren, Lisa (Nathan) Chandler, Alicen (Jesse Morency) Etheridge, Shaina Jones, and Leigha Jones; four brothers, Gene (Rosie) Donoho of Dixon, James (Jane) Donoho of Minnesota, Doug Donoho of Arlington Heights, and Greg (Pam) Donoho of Fulton; and one sister, Becky (Ray) Johnson of Amboy.
He also was preceded in death by his son David, and a sister, Linda Spotts.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Mihm-Jones Funeral Home in Amboy. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral Home, with Pastor Mike Donoho officiating. Burial, with military honors by the Amboy American Legion, will be at Woodside Cemetery in Lee Center.
A memorial has been established.
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