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Donald James Shinaver, of Oregon, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, November 6, 2013. He was born on July 2, 1937 to Russell and Randy (Kuehnle) Shinaver.
Don proudly served his country as a United States Marine. Don was a self-employed carpenter. He was a member of the Arthur Daly American Legion, Carpenter's Local Union, and VFW 2984.
Don loved fishing, hunting, and winter trips to Fort Myers Beach.
Don is survived by his wife, Cheryl; daughters, Marlene (Keith) Johnson, Susan
(Andrew) Carney, Donald (Robyn) Shinaver, Kenneth Shinaver, and stepson,
Donald Veasey. He is survived by 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by siblings Ruth Harpel, Carolyn
(Richard) Nusbaum, Thomas Shinaver, Patricia Bevier, Franklin (Barbara) Shinaver, Joseph (Rebecca) Shinaver, "Special Sister", Pam Gause; aunts, Mary Wonacott,
Barbara Toma, Joan O'Connell, and uncle,
Don was preceded in death by his parents, Russell and Randy Shinaver; ex-wife,
Veronica (Bishop) Shinaver; sister, Barbara Duckworth; brothers-in-law, Douglas Harpel, John Mahr,
Benjamin Duckworth and Charles Bevier; and sister-in-law, Sharon Shinaver.
The family would like to thank the ALS Foundation, the VA Hospital in Cleveland, and all who made it possible for Don to be at home. Donations can be made to the ALS Foundation or Hospice of Northwest Ohio.
Visitation will take place on Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at Hoeflinger-Bolander Funeral Home, 3500 Navarre Avenue, Oregon, OH 43616. On Sunday, visitation will take place from 3:00 p.m. until the start of the service at 4:00 p.m.
Published in Toledo Blade on Nov. 8, 2013