John T. ”Tucker” Donaldson
John T. ”Tucker” Donaldson, 60 of Lincoln Street, Salineville, Ohio went to be with his Lord, Wednesday, December 12, 2001. He passed away at East Liverpool City Hospital following a one year illness.
He was born in Morgantown, West Virginia on July 24, 1941, the son of the late John Joseph Donaldson and Mildred Armentha Tichenor Donaldson.
Mr. Donaldson worked as a grinder at Yellow Creek Casting Company, retiring in 1991. He attended the Church of God.
He is survived by his wife, Bertha Ann Wilson Donaldson, whom he married, June 9, 1973. 5 sons; Junior Kittle of Belpre, OH, Keith A. Kittle of Salineville, OH, James ”Buzzy” Kittle of East Liverpool, OH, Eddie J. Donaldson of Salineville, OH, John T. Donaldson II of Elizabeth, W. VA. : 5 daughters, Candi Kinder of Quaker City, OH, Patty Pelly of Cleveland, OH, Belinda Wellington of East Liverpool, OH, Shiela Call of Cleveland, OH and Jeanette Kinder of Cleveland, OH; 5 brothers, Jack Eugene Donaldson of Lackawana, NY, Richard Earl Donaldson of Bob Town, PA, Donald David Donaldson of Masontown, PA, Rev. Charles E. Donaldson of Wichita Falls, TX, and Ronald Gene Donaldson of Morgantown, WV; one sister, Shirley Virginia Donaldson Richmond of Akron, OH; 30 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by 4 brothers, Leonard Duane Donaldson of Lackawana, NY, Forest Allen Donaldson of Wellsville, OH, William Dayton Donaldson of Morgantown, WV and Raymond Joseph Donaldson of Akron, OH; 2 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Services will be held at the Wellsville Chapel of the Martin-MacLean-Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Saturday, December 15, 2001 at 11:00 AM with Rev. Charles E. Donaldson, Tucker’s brother and Pastor Chad Kendall of Avondale Baptist Church in East Liverpool, Ohio, officiating.
Burial will follow in Spring Hill Cemetery.
The family will be present at the funeral home in Wellsville to receive friends on Friday, December 14, 2001 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM.