Donald Lewis Britt Sr.

Thursday, October 19, 2006

Born 5-21-1929 -- Died 10-10-2006

Donald Lewis Britt Sr., of Salem, son of the late Guy Laird Britt and Anna Bessie Whipple Britt, was born May 21, 1929 in Venton, Iowa. He died Oct. 10, 2006, at his home in the Wheeling community at the age of 77.

He was united in marriage to Lois Anderson on July 29, 1967. He was employed by American Iron and Supply Company for many years as foreman.

Survivors include his wife, Lois of the family home; his children, Susan L. Britt-White of Salem, Donald L. Britt Jr. of Salem, Francine Heitman of Cuba, Mo., Brena Harris of Rogers. Ervin B. Hardy and Michael Hardy, both of Minnesota; 14 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, two sisters, one grandson and his father and mother.

Arrangements were under the direction of Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem. There are no services planned at this time.