MASURY, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Charles “Butch” Donaldson, 78, of Masury, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in his home.
Mr. Donaldson was born August 29, 1940, in Sharon, a son of the late Claude and Gladys Donaldson.
He was a 1958 graduate of Brookfield High School.
Butch was drafted into the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war, proudly serving stateside as a military police.
His wife, the former Kathy Marie Scott, whom he married May 22, 1971, passed away November 20, 2015.
He is survived by two sons, Kevin Donaldson of Cleveland, Ohio and Bruce Donaldson of Nashville, Tennessee; two brothers, Jim Donaldson and his wife, Liz, of Vienna, Ohio and Jack Donaldson of North Carolina and a brother-in-law, Bill Scott and his wife, Dawn, of Vienna.
In addition to his parents and wife, Butch was preceded in death by an infant sister, Karen and three brothers, Bob, Bill and Tom Donaldson.
The family suggests memorial contributions be directed to the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org.
In keeping with his wishes, all services are private.
Arrangements handled by J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory in Sharon. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McGonigleFuneralHomeandCrematory.com.
Interment will be in Brookfield Township Cemetery.