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1918 - 2011 Obituary Condolences

1918 - 2011

Donald Savage passed away on August 4, 2011 in Chico, CA, at the age of 93, predeceased by his wife, Jean in 2006.

Don was born in Detroit, Michigan, attended Culver Military Academy, the University of Michigan, and was a Veteran of World War II. He was a published mystery author with one novel in 1982, and short stories appearing in Mystery Magazine monthlies such as Alfred Hitchcock and Ellery Queen. He will be remembered for his wit and humor, his love of reading, movies, dogs big and small, American sports (especially Michigan teams) and a 5 p.m. cold beer.

Don will be dearly missed by his family in Montreal, Canada; daughter, Charlotte; grandsons, Stefan and Alain, their spouses, Tracy and Reagan; great-grandchildren, Emma and Gabriel; nephews, Phil, Richard and David; and in California, the extended family of his late wife, Jean.

His family would like to thank his caregivers for their kindness and dedicated care.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Neptune Society of No CA, Chico Branch.
Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on Aug. 11, 2011
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