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Donald W. Hope

1923 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Donald W. Hope Obituary
Donald W. Hope

2/11/1923 - 4/27/2014

TALLMADGE -- Donald W. Hope, 91, passed away peacefully Sunday at his home, surrounded by his family.

He is reunited in heaven with Mary Kathryn to whom he was married for over 50 years. He was born and raised in Akron, Ohio and graduated from West High School. He was a proud Army Veteran who served in France during World War II. Upon his discharge from military, he attended trade school and became a Journeyman Carpenter. Don was an avid Cleveland sports fan, enjoyed boating, camping, and fishing, and attended various events of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Don was a retired member of V.F.W. Firestone Post 3383 and the Carpenter's Local 285 and was a dedicated member of Our Lady of Victory Parish.

In addition to his wife and parents, Donald was preceded in death by his only sibling, Glenn S. Hope. He is survived by his daughters, Janet (Stanley) Braman and Donna (Donald) Headrick; his grandchildren, Thomas (Julie) Headrick, Stephanie (Jeff) Sluzala, Michael Headrick, Joseph Headrick, and Sara Braman (Tony Osco); great-grandchildren, Brandon, Kathryn, Brady, Austin, and Addison; and sister-in-law, Lillian Willgohs.

Calling hours are from 5 until 8 p.m. TODAY, May 1, 2014 at the DONOVAN BAGNOLI FUNERAL HOME, 339 SOUTHWEST AVE., TALLMADGE. Mass of Christian Burial will be con-celebrated by Reverend Michael Matusz and Reverend John Hengle on Friday, May 2, 2014 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Victory Church, 73 North Ave., Tallmadge. Burial at Holy Cross Cemetery, where military rites will be conducted by Mogadore VFW Post 8487. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Parkinson's Disease Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018 or Our Lady of Victory Church.



Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Apr. 29 to May 1, 2014
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