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DONALD DUMFORD


1929 - 2012 Obituary Condolences
DONALD DUMFORD Obituary
DONALD DUMFORD

Born on May 27, 1929, in Glendale, Ohio, our tender-hearted and loving father took his last breath after a rousing good shave on July 2, 2012! He blessed everyone he met with his unusual sense of humor, of wonder and sincerity-he loved people! He's one of those unforgetable characters that you read about in Readers Digest. He had a vulnerability about him; an intense love for his family; he was proud of his wife, Laurellee, their children: Stephanie Timmons, Terri Walegir, Don and Kevin; grandchildren: Briana Walegir, Tyler and Dane Timmons, Kendall, Allison, Emily and Rielly Dumford, and great-grandson, Liam.

Road trips, sports and playing cards were some of his pleasures. He was especially close with his four sisters and their families and his in-laws. Laurie and Don had moved to Sacramento about seven years ago after living a lifetime in Chico.

'Big D'! 'Diener'! 'Buster'! we will all hold your spirit close and the memories we shared will live on. There's no one like you, Dad!
Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on July 13, 2012
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