Donald J. McCombs

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Donald J. McCombs, 77, of Linton, passed away at 10:14 p.m. Friday, Feb. 4, 2011 at Sullivan County Community Hospital.

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.