Donald Harry Gallatin, 91, of Fife Lake, passed away Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017, at Covenant HealthCare, in Saginaw. He was born in Swissvale, Pennsylvania, to the late William and Liddy (Werner) Gallatin.
Donald is survived by his wife of 71 years, Mary; his children, Donald (Candace) Gallatin Jr., of Birch Run and Lynn Gallatin and Buz, of Traverse City; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother, Ralph (Annette) Gallatin, of Fife Lake.
In addition to his parents, Donald was preceded in death by his brother, Robert Gallatin.
Donald was a heavy equipment mechanic and member of Operating Engineers Local 324. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, especially hunting trips to the U.P. Donald and Mary spent their winters in Lakeland, Florida.
Visitation for Donald Gallatin will be Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, at the Wolfe O'Neill Funeral Home, 106 S. Cherry St., Kalkaska, from 5 to 8 p.m. His funeral service will be Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, followed by interment in Boardman Township Cemetery. The Rev. Eric Black of the St. Paul Lutheran Church will officiate.
Donald's funeral arrangements were made by the Wolfe O'Neill Funeral Home, our family serving yours.
Published on November 28, 2017