Robert D. Donnell

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  • "Dear Susan: Betty and I send our deepest sympathies to you..."
  • "Susan and family, What a great guy Dave was - I..."
    - Shirley Hagara - Snyder
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    - Melvin & Marcy Pride
  • "DaveBob lighted up any room he walked into, and he lighted..."
    - Tom Bacon
  • "Susan, God's comfort and peace to you and your family..."
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Robert David Donnell , born January 23, 1937 in Williamsport PA, died peacefully in his home on September 1, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. A Lehigh University graduate, he served as a flying officer in the US Air Force 1960-1965, and worked his entire career for Gulf Chemical Co., then Chevron Chemical Co., before retiring in 2000. He was a devoted family man, an avid golfer and fitness enthusiast who never met a stranger. He enjoyed all kinds of music and was a loyal member of the choir at St. James Episcopal church for many years. Dave/Bob/Poppy is survived by Susan, his wife of 56 years, children: Steve; Bob and wife Wendy; Jeanne and husband Don Brooks; grandchildren: Amber, Blain, Beau, Shea, Bailey, David, Brenna, Derek, Keri, Taylor, Aaron, Allison and Kelsey; and great grandchildren Raeleigh and Reuben.

A Memorial celebration of his life will be held Saturday, September 6, 11:00 am, at St. James the Apostle Church, 1803 Highland Hollow in Conroe. In lieu of flowers, his grateful family appreciates donations made in his name to St. James' memorial fund, Rose of Texas Hospice, or the .


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