NEEL, Donald L., 78, passed away on March 25, 2014.
He was born in Bergholz, Ohio on July 26, 1935, to the late Mervin and Lillian Neel.
He was a graduate of Bergholz High School and DeVry Institute of Technology.
Don worked as a Quality Control Manager for several companies including ITT and Allen Bradley until his retirement.
He enjoyed boating and fishing on Atwood Lake, working in his garden and traveling. He was a loving husband, father and brother.
Don is survived by his wife, Veronica Neel; his children, David (Leslie) Neel and Linda (Rodney) Hampton; his grandsons, Jason Neel and Dillon Hampton; his great grandsons, Riley and Logan Neel; his sisters, Marjory (Lester) Boyd and Joyce Lee (Eugene) Mills and a host of nieces and nephews.
Don was preceded in death by his parents and his first wife, Arlene Neel.
A Funeral Service will be held at the Paquelet & Arnold-Lynch Funeral Home in Massillon, OH, on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 11 a.m. Pastor Mark Thomas officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. on March 28, 2014, at the Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service.
Burial at Bergholz Cemetery.
Donations in Don's memory can be made to The American Cancer Society.