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C/O Betzler-6080 Stadium Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
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Life Story / Obituary
Age 71, died July 15, 2017 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. John was born November 7, 1945 in Toledo, OH. He was a retired welder, avid NASCAR fan and enjoyed hunting and fishing. Surviving are his wife of 46 years, Janet Donaldson; 5 children: John Donaldson, Todd Donaldson, Brian Waldron, Steve Waldron and Tracy Donaldson-Alwine; 11 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; brothers, Jerry and Dan Donaldson; a sister, Janet Parker; and many nieces and nephews. Cremation will take place and private services are being planned. Please visit John’s personal web page at www.BetzlerFuneralHome, where you can archive a favorite memory or photo and sign his guestbook. Memorial contributions may be directed to the family. Betzler Life Story Funeral Home, 6080 Stadium Dr. Kalamazoo (269) 375-2900