Donald Stauffer Obituary

Service Information

 
In Memory of

Donald R. Stauffer

May 1, 1947 - May 10, 2014
Obituary

Donald R. Stauffer Haslett, MI Born May 1, 1947, in Lansing, MI, Donald died May 10, 2014 at the age of 67. Donald was an Eagle Scout and a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in the Vietnam War. He was a graduate of Haslett High School and Ferris State University and a member of the First Baptist Church of Okemos. Donald loved flea markets and was an avid crafter. He also loved people and, to him, no one was a stranger. Donald was preceded in death by brothers, Richard, Rodney, and Daryl Stauffer. He is survived by his daughters, Amy (Leonard ) Smith, Teresa Daniels; his mother & father, Helen and Eugene Stauffer; brothers...
Donald R. Stauffer
Haslett, MI

Born May 1, 1947, in Lansing, MI, Donald died May 10, 2014 at the age of 67.

Donald was an Eagle Scout and a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in the Vietnam War.

He was a graduate of Haslett High School and Ferris State University and a member of the First Baptist Church of Okemos. Donald loved flea markets and was an avid crafter. He also loved people and, to him, no one was a stranger.

Donald was preceded in death by brothers, Richard, Rodney, and Daryl Stauffer. He is survived by his daughters, Amy (Leonard ) Smith, Teresa Daniels; his mother & father, Helen and Eugene Stauffer; brothers Russell Stauffer and Gordon (Teri) Stauffer; sister, Sheila (Jeff) Wamhoff; and 6 wonderful grandchildren.

The family would like to say thank you to Donald's special nurse, Christy, at the VA hospital in Ann Arbor.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 am, Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at the First Baptist Church of Okemos, 4684 Marsh Rd, Okemos, MI, with Pastor Joe Dabrowski officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday, May 13, from 4-7pm at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, East Chapel, 1730 E. Grand River Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823.

Contributions may be made to Hospice of Lansing, 4052 Legacy Parkway, Suite 200, Lansing, MI 48910 or First Baptist Church of Okemos, 4684 Marsh Rd. Okemos, MI 48864. On line condolences or memories of Donald may be shared with the family at www.greastlansing.com.

Share your memories or express your condolences by signing the Guest Book below or click here for entry suggestions.

"Amy, I am very sorry to hear of your father's passing. He was a great guy. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time." Susie Chatfield (Mason, MI)

Submit Guest Book Entry
This Guest Book has 2 entries. View Complete Guest Book

More Obituaries

Lansing State Journal
Donald R. Stauffer Haslett Born May 1, 1947, in Lansing, MI, Donald died May 10, 2014 at the age of 67. Donald was an Eagle Scout and a veteran...

Read obituary at Lansing State Journal.

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now