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Donald Orlie Gelsinger

Thursday, February 24, 2005

Born 3-18-1934 -- Died 2-17-2005

Donald Orlie Gelsinger, 70, of Horseshoe Bend died Feb. 17, 2005, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home.

Born March 18, 1934, in Parma, Ohio, he was the son of Nicholas Gelsinger and Wilma Williams Gelsinger.

He was married to Edna Revanell Jessup on Oct. 8, 1952, in Edwardsville, Ill., and to this union three daughters and a son were born. During his working years he was a Truck Driver/Supervisor and Terminal Manager for Jones Motor Freight. He served his country in the U. S. Navy

Survivors include his wife Edna Revanell of the home; three daughters -- Kristy Lynn Gelsinger of Horseshoe Bend; Tamara Jean Barrett, of Clovis, Calif.; and Tracy Ann Blanton of Tucson, Ariz.; one brother -- James Robert Forbes of Redondo Beach, Calif.; two sisters -- Ruthan Williams of Granite City, Ill., and Nancy Louise Anderson of North Ridge, Calif.; 10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son Gary Alan Gelsinger and one great-grandchild.

Memorial services were Feb. 20, at the Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel in Horseshoe Bend.

Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association. Arrangements were by Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel.