Donald I. Hight

HIGHT Donald I. Hight, age 75 of Columbus, passed away Friday, November 23, 2012. Donald was born and raised in Columbus, son of the late Waldo and Margaret Hight. He was also preceded in death by his brother Myron Hight. Donald attended Ohio State and earned a CPCU degree from the Insurance Institute at Ohio State. Donald was also a proud U.S. Army Veteran who worked in the Insurance Industry for over 53 years. He was a member of Powell United Methodist Church, BSF International, Downtown Columbus Kiwanis Club, and Past-President of the CPCU Organization. Donald was an avid golfer who loved to travel, especially trips with his grandsons to Disney. He will be greatly missed by his loving wife of 53 years, Roselee Hight; daughters, Toni (Lawrence) Frere and Denise (fiancé J.C. Auner) Russell; grandsons, Jameson (Kelly) Frere and Evan Frere; brother, Ralph (Armida) Hight; sister-in-law, Shirley Hight; and many other extended family members and dear friends. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, November 29, 2012 at SCHOEDINGER WORTHINGTON CHAPEL, 6699 N. High St., where family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday. Rev. Larry Brown officiating. Interment Kingwood Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to the Powell United Methodist Church, 825 E. Olentangy St., Powell, Ohio 43065. To share memories or condolences, please visit

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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Nov. 26, 2012