DONLON, Donald Francis

July 12, 1948 – March 23, 2012
After a courageous battle with cancer, Don passed away with his beloved wife of 37 years Sheila (Buhler) at his side. Son of Francis (2011) and Josephine Donlon, son-in-law of the late Jack and Alma Buhler. Brother of Gary (Val), Patricia Tellier (Frank), Joseph (Debbie) and Michael. Brother-in-law of Barbara Damm (Dave), Tim Buhler (Sandy), the late Bill Buhler (Peggy) and Bill Damm. Don will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews, and also by his best friends Marty and Pat Burke. Don retired from Chrysler’s with over 30 years of service. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Windsor Essex County Cancer Center Foundation and Liam’s Light would be greatly appreciated. Visiting Sunday 2-5 & 7-9 pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Monday, family and friends are invited to meet at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church (4401 Mt Royal Dr) after 1:30 pm followed by Funeral Mass at 2:30 pm. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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