He was born in Lyons on Jan. 21, 1934 the son of Clarence McCombs and Ona Loffland McCombs.
Donald retired from GE in Linton after 35 years, was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose Lodge #1434 in Linton, was on the Moose Lodge bowling league for several years, and a member of the Classic Car Cruisers.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Janet Orender McCombs; three brothers, Clarence McCombs Jr., Samuel Cox, Robert Cox; a daughter, Cathy Grady; and a grandson, Brian Mason
Survivors include: four daughters, Donna Walton (Dan) of Vincennes, Becky Farmer (Monty) of Cincinnati, OH., Jody Ferree (Ron) of Dugger, Darla Mason (Charles) of Linton; one brother, James McCombs (Dottie) of Lyons; two sisters-in-laws, Marilyn Weaver of Bicknell, Wilda Cox of St. Louis, MO; nine grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 8, at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger.
Interment will be in the Fairview Cemetery in Linton. Friends may call from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Monday and before services Tuesday at the funeral home.