Donald Keith Claudius, Jr., 65, passed away on Monday, December 31, 2012.
He was a retired Lieutenant Fire Fighter
with the Titusville Fire Department for 27 1/2 years. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force
where he was a para rescue man, and served during the Vietnam conflict. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles, Indian River Moose Lodge, American Legion Post 359 and the VFW
Donald enjoyed golfing, fishing, boating, playing cards and his long relaxing motorcycle rides. He enjoyed life and was a friend to all.
He is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Andie of Titusville; son, Brian (Stephanie) of Titusville; mother, Martha of Titusville; sister, Diane El Khalili; sister-in-law, Ann Brown; niece, Marsha Cekaj; grandchildren, Carolyn and Hunter; great nephews, Zef (Kathy and Nikoli), Jake, James.
A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, January 5th at 1:00 PM at the Indian River Moose Lodge. Dress attire is casual.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the North Star Hospice of St. Francis.
To leave a special message of condolence for the family, please visit www.newcomercremation.com