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Donald Michel

July 12, 1943 ~ November 21, 2022 (age 79) 79 Years Old

Donald Michel Obituary

Donald R. Michel, 79, formerly of Overlook in Moline, passed away peacefully on November 21, 2022, at River Crossing after a brief illness.

Per his wishes, there will be no visitation or services. DeRoo Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Memorials may be made to Sacred Heart Church, Moline, where he was a member.

Donald was born in Farmington, Illinois, on July 12, 1943, son of Marie Kingsbury Michel and Harold L. Michel.

Donald attended Sacred Heart School in Moline, Alleman High School, & Blackhawk College.

Donald served in the U.S. Army in the early 1960's. He was employed by the Rock Island Post Office for many years.

Donald enjoyed hiking, canoeing, & swimming. He had a love for animals all his life, and in retirement, volunteered many hours at local animal shelters.

Donald's family and friends wish to thank the staff at River Crossing and Beacon Health Hospice for the comforting and compassionate care he received.

Donald is survived by a brother, Dennis Michel, of St. Louis Park, MN and Siesta Key, FL, and many Michel and Kingsbury family cousins.

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