NILES - Donald D. Lamp, 97, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013 at Autumn Hills Care Center in Niles. Don was born on Sept. 1, 1916 in East Liverpool, Ohio to the late, Ida J. (Wilson) and Andrew J. Lamp.
On Feb. 1, 1948, Don married the love of his life, Marian (Ralston) Lamp. Don worked at Packard Electric as an Artos Cutter for 23 years, retiring in 1978. He also worked for the Howland school district as a bus driver.
Don was a member of the Howland Community Church where he served as a Deacon and was a choir member. He was a member of the Vienna VFW and Car Barn Heathens in East Liverpool, Ohio. He was part of a small group of people to not only score one hole-in-one, but three. Don also played guitar and painted.
Donald D. Lamp
Donald is survived by his wife of 65 years, Marian Lamp; children, Dennis (Lois) Lamp of Cortland; Stephen Lamp/Lucas McCartney of Niles, and Jill (Phil) Pegg of Vienna; daughter-in-law, Jenny Lamp of Warren; eight grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; sister, Olive Allen of Niles; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents; son, Donald B. Lamp and daughter-in-law, Karen Lamp.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on, Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 at Lane Funeral Homes, Roberts-Clark Chapel, 180 Garfield Dr, with Pastor Cynthia Klingemier officiating. Calling hours will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013 at the funeral home and 10-11 a.m. on Wednesday, prior to services. Burial will be at Crown Hill Burial Park following services with Military honors.
The family would like to thank Autumn Hills Care Center and Hospice of the Valley for their compassion and commitment in caring for Donald.
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