Donald Gene Grimm 'Butch'
age 69 of Canton, was reunited with his daughters Dawn and Char and siblings Sherry, Terry and Russell in heaven on May 13, 2014 after a prolonged battle with heart disease. He was born to the Jane (Puckett) and Fred Grimm on Sept. 6, 1944 in East Liverpool, Ohio. Don graduated from Alliance high School in 1966. He married Robbyn Davis in 1976.
Don displayed his love for driving semi tractor-trailers by training others to do the same. He loved spending time with his family and friends skating, tubing, biking and enjoying the outdoors in creative ways. He also enjoyed building things out of wood.
Don is survived by his wife Robbyn Grimm; three children, Bobbie Grimm (Jason Decker), Donny Grimm, and Janie Grimm all of Canton; son-in-laws, Darryl Elliott, Travis Hornsby; seven grandchildren, Josh (Amanda), Amber (Nathaniel), Katelyn, Samuel, Becky, Chloe and Mark; three great-grandchildren, Mackenzie, Chloe and Abby; siblings, Betty Michael, John (Debby) Binius, and Ron (Diane) Grimm of Michigan.
A Celebration of Don's life will be held on Tuesday, May 27th at Karlo-Libby Funeral home on Everhard Road. Social hour will be held from 6 - 7 p.m. with the celebration beginning at 7 p.m.
Karlo-Libby Funeral Home
5000 Everhard Road NW Canton, OH 44718
Published in The Repository on May 25, 2014