He was born to Donald S. and Francis (Manlet) Minor. Donald worked for the City of Norwalk for 32 years before retiring in 2012.
He enjoyed playing ball, watching Cleveland sports, umpiring games for men’s and women’s softball; he also enjoyed bowling and dancing.
Donald is survived by his sister, Virginia Cousino; children, Danny (Kristi), Randy (Sue) and David (Sherri) Minor, Lisa (Charlie) Roberts, Jennie (Tim) Dreschel, Brad, Brian (Tina) and Chad (Shelly) Billman, Melanie (Bob) Gaines and Mike Griggs; 17 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Sandra J. Minor; sisters, Phyllis and Margie; and brother, Phillip.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. Friday, Aug. 9, until memorial services at noon, at Walker-Eastman-Heydinger Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St. Norwalk. Chaplain Michael Sweeney of Southern Hospice will officiate. Inurnment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Norwalk.
Donations may be made to the family at 901 Hasbrock Road, Norwalk, OH 44857 c/o Randy Minor, or to Southern Hospice, 9501 US 250 N., Suite 2, Milan, OH 44846.
Condolences may be made by going to walkereastmanheingerfh.com.