Donald Ogborn

Staff Writer
Washington Times-Reporter

AVON ­–  Donald C. Ogborn, 81, formerly of Washington, died at 9:49 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, 2008, at his home.

Born March 28, 1927, in Bush to Bert and Della Ballard Ogborn, he married Joann Craig Dec. 31, 1975, in Peoria. She died Nov. 2, 2000, in Washington.

Also preceding him in death were two brothers and two sisters.

Surviving is one daughter, Donna Ogborn of Jefferson City, Mo.

He was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Korean War.

He worked for WABCO, Dresser Industries and Komatsu in Peoria for more than 28 years, retiring as a foreman.

Services will be at 1:30 p.m. today at Deiters Funeral Home in Washington. The Rev. Steve Hardin will officiate. 

Visitation will be from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Hillcrest Memory Gardens in Morton.

Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

To send condolences online, visit www.deitersfuneral home.com.