Mar. 26, 1925 - Dec. 8, 2012
Donald W. Dembs, 87, of Sarasota, died Dec. 8, 2012. WWII
veteran. Don was a rare jewel, dedicated wholeheartedly to his God, his family and his country. He spent his retirement years sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ, giving to others and ministering love and encouragement to incarcerated men. Don and his beloved Lorraine married in 1947 in Rochester, N.Y., and moved their family to Sarasota in 1962. He is survived by their 6 children, 11 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held to honor Don this Saturday, Dec. 15th at 11:00 AM at Restoration Fellowship, 5614 Richardson Rd. in Sarasota. All are welcome to celebrate his life with the family. To send flowers or bring food, please contact Phyllis at the church (941) 371-4735. Or, in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the church which will all go to "Prison Fellowship" in honor of Don's untiring service to prisoners.