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Thursday September 9th, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Thursday September 9th, 2021

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Donald E. Flory

Donald E. Flory, age 86, of Eaton, OH, passed away Saturday, September 4, 2021, at Reid Hospital in Richmond, IN.  He was born May 11, 1935 in Eaton, OH, to the late Gene and Louise (Toney) Flory.  He was a 1953 graduate of Eaton High School; was a U.S. Navy Veteran; and he worked at the Eaton Post Office for 30 years.  He enjoyed gardening, farming with John Deere tractors; and collecting antiques.  Don enjoyed life as a jokester with his quick wit.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Toney Flory.  He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Dottie Flory of Eaton; daughter Tanya (fiancé Doug) Henning of Eaton; daughter Tamera (Patrick) Jones of Camden; son Thomas (Griselda) Flory of West Manchester; son Rodney (KeLinda) Flory of Dublin; son Randall Flory of Eaton; 13 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; brother James (Becky) Flory of West Alexandria; cousins Kay Frey and Gail Toney; sister-in-law Jane Myers; and several nieces and nephews.  Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 9, 2021 from 12:00 to 1:00 pm at the Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home, 22 6 W. Main St., Eaton, OH.  A graveside service will follow on Thursday at 1:30 pm at Mound Hill Cemetery (new section) in Eaton with Rev. Laura Griffin officiating.   Memorial contributions may be sent to Wounded Warrior Project or St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.

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Sorry for your loss.

Jennifer Ashworth Hendrix Sep 28 2021 12:00 AM

With deepest sympathy,

Tribute Store Sep 9 2021 12:00 AM

Don was a wonderful man I had the honor to know while we worked together at the Eaton Post Office. He was so kind and full of fun jokes and comments. He definitely lived his family and time with them. My deepest condolences to e everyone.

Annette M Smith Sep 8 2021 12:00 AM

Miss Dottie, Tanya , Tammy, Tom, Rodney and Randy & families, I was so sorry to hear of Don's passing. Covering you all with prayer, asking the Lord for comfort and peace and to surround you with HIS love and angels.

Betsy Withrow Gorby Sep 8 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Donald Flory

Betsy Withrow Gorby Sep 8 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss.

Tom and Josephine Johnson, Ray and Yoshie Macy Sep 7 2021 12:00 AM

Our prayers are with your family. Sorry for your loss.

Martha Jones and family Sep 7 2021 12:00 AM

Our Thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. Don was such fun and hard worker. We got to know both Dorothy and Don through Little League baseball and football with our Kids. Those years were fun and enjoyable. God Bless all.

Jim and Geri Schick Sep 5 2021 12:00 AM

Cathy Gilbert Sep 5 2021 12:00 AM

Thinking of you all during this time.

Wendy Bolick Sep 5 2021 12:00 AM

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