Bobby Donald Obituary
 
In Memory of

Bobby Donald

June 28, 1935 - July 7, 2014
Obituary

We lost our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother on July 7, 2014 in a gallant fight with cancer. He was born on June 28, 1935 in Washington DC. He was preceded in death by his parents William and Doris Donald, his sister Daisy Peotzman, and his son Bobby Lee Jr. He is survived by his friend, soul mate and loving wife Shirley; son Wesley Lee Barrett, wife Pamela of Centreville,WV; daughter Cyndy Myers husband Don of Gig Harbor, WA ; daughter Janice Donald, daughter-in-law Beverly Johnson of Moorpark.CA; stepson Jeffrey Smith wife Staci of Camarillo, CA; stepson Brett Smith of Camarillo, CA and 16 grandchildren, 14...
We lost our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother on July 7, 2014 in a gallant fight with cancer. He was born on June 28, 1935 in Washington DC. He was preceded in death by his parents William and Doris Donald, his sister Daisy Peotzman, and his son Bobby Lee Jr.
He is survived by his friend, soul mate and loving wife Shirley; son Wesley Lee Barrett, wife Pamela of Centreville,WV; daughter Cyndy Myers husband Don of Gig Harbor, WA ; daughter Janice Donald, daughter-in-law Beverly Johnson of Moorpark.CA; stepson Jeffrey Smith wife Staci of Camarillo, CA; stepson Brett Smith of Camarillo, CA and 16 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Sister Elinore Douglas, husband Doug, who he loved like a brother from Martinsburg, MD; brother William Streeks, wife Faye of Ventura, CA.
He served his country in the US Navy for 4 yrs aboard The USS Cony and Coast Guard for 14 yrs. He earned two degrees, one in Engineering and one in Business Management. He worked at NASA and Point Mugu in Public Works for a total of 38 yrs.. He was involved as Commander of U.S. Naval SEA Cadets, Umpire for Miss Softball America, Life Member of American Legion and Vice Commander of VFW. He also enjoyed golfing, bowling on a team, painting miniature villages, building NASCAR cars. His passion was watching NASCAR and had season seating for many years with his name on seats. Since 1988 he has been an active volunteer in FMCA (Family Motor Coach Association) a motor home club. Serving in all capacities. He was Area VP for 4 yrs. and President of WMHA (Western Motor Home Association) of FMCA for 4 yrs. attending 25 yrs at Indio Rally never missing till this year due to illness. He took great Pride in telling everyone he had recruited almost 140 members. He loved driving his 40 ft. motor home all across the USA, meeting Old friends and making new ones.
Per his request, he will be cremated with no service. He asked that you all toast him and Share all your thoughts about your good times together. He will always be a part of us. To Know Him Was To Love Him

Arrangements under the direction of Charles Carroll Funeral Home, Ventura, CA.

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