Donald E. “Wimp” Hulton, East Palestine, Ohio

Van Dyke-Swaney-Rettig Funeral Home

November 17, 2019

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EAST PALESTINE, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Donald E. “Wimp” Hulton, 86, passed away Sunday evening, November 17, 2019, at Hospice House, Poland.

Mr. Hulton was born June 21, 1933, a son of the late Ray and Wilma Welch Hulton.

Wimp worked at Babcock and Wilcox in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania and was a member of Emmanuel United Methodist Church.

He served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War.

He was an avid golfer.

Donald is survived by his wife the former, Mary Joanne Ward Mackall, whom he married April 16, 1977; five daughters, Kathy McCarthy, Julie (James) Young, Karen (Rick) Gorby, Susan (Robert) McCullough and Mary Beth (Anthony) DiCello, all of East Palestine; his son, Kevin (Rae Ann) Mackall of Kernersville, North Carolina; two sisters, Janet Wolfe of East Palestine and Jean (Charles) Bathrick of Dresden; 17 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by a son-in-law, Mike McCarthy and a brother-in-law, Jack Wolfe.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Professional services were entrusted to the Van Dyke-Swaney-Rettig Funeral Home, East Palestine. Sign the guest register and send condolences to the family at

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