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Donald Henry Schindewolf

May 21, 1931 ~ February 21, 2021 (age 89)


Donald H. Schindewolf, 89, went home to be with the Lord on February 21, 2021. Don proudly served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict.

He was a member of St Francis de Sales Parish and the Knights of Columbus. He retired from Goodyear Tire and Rubber as a millwright with 44 years of service.

He was a loving and devoted husband and father who will be greatly missed.

Donald was preceded in death by his daughter, Ellen.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Frances; children, David (Kathleen), William (Cherie), John (Carolyn) and Mary (Jun) Masui; 14 grandchildren,  9 great grandchildren; and many other loving family members and friends.

Special thanks to Mary Ellen at Cleveland Clinic Hospice and the 4th floor south staff at Barberton Hospital, especially, Tiffany, Cody and Deborah.

Private inurnment will be held at the convenience of the family at Holy Cross Cemetery, with a Celebration of Life Mass to be announced in May.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St Francis de Sales Parish for the Parish School or Memorare Center in memory of Don.


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Private Committal

Holy Cross Cemetery
100 E. Waterloo Rd.
Akron, OH 44319

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