His Legacy… Donald Neil James Dalgleish, 84, passed away April 17, 2021. He was born on December 22, 1936, in Sault Saint Marie to Stuart Dalgleish and Thelma (Arbic) Dalgleish. Donald married the love of his life, Patricia (Kelly) Dalgleish, on January 16, 1960, in Sault Saint Marie, Michigan. Donald was a loving and giving husband, father, grandfather and friend to many. He had a contagious laugh and treated everyone like family. Donald enjoyed fishing, camping, western movies and dancing. He also loved to sit on his porch and invite the neighbors to come and visit for a bit. His heart was full of love, especially for his kids and grandkids. He will be missed deeply by all who knew him.
His Family… Donald will be missed by his wife, Patricia Dalgleish; his children, Debra (Paul) Kristy , Helen (Mark) Shannon , Donald (LeeAnn) Dalgleish, Robert (Debra) Dalgleish, Janet (Kenneth) Levoska; grandchildren, Jessica Kristy, James Kristy, Richard (Eunsook) Shannon, Chelsea Bolinger, Derek Dalgleish, David (Kim) Fisher, Nichole (Kyle) Wallace, Amanda Xuereb, Zachary Benson, Connor Benson, Shane Dalgleish, Julianne Levoska, Alex Levoska; great grandchildren, Ava Shannon, Ellie Shannon; Aiden Ward, Elwood Fisher, Leland Fisher, Declan Fisher. He is preceded in death by his parents and siblings.
His Farewell… Donald’s family and friends will gather Thursday, April 22, 2021 from 4:00-8:00pm (7:00pm vigil) at St. Joseph Catholic Country Church, 7155 N. Territorial Road, Dexter, Michigan. His Community Farewell will be held on Friday, April 23, 2021 at 11:00am (10:00am gathering) for a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Joseph Catholic County Church, Dexter, Michigan. Father Brendan Walsh will serve as Presider. Memorial contributions are suggested to the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan. Please leave a message of comfort for Donald’s family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign his guestbook at www.borekjennings.com.
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