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Don Byron Plummer

May 14, 1926 January 6, 2018
Don Byron Plummer
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Don Byron Plummer, 91, of Napoleon, Ohio passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at St. Luke's Hospital. He was born on May 14, 1926 to the late Raymond R. and Ora Mae (Yarnell) Plummer. On May 19, 1946 he married Ruth E. Daum who preceded him in death in February of 2007. From their love and union came forth five children, two passing in infancy and a son who passed away in 2016, surviving are Dr. Joyce A. Plummer of Marblehead and Janice L. (Rory) Prigge of Napoleon. His family also has five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Don was preceded in death by his beloved parents, beloved wife, Ruth Plummer and son, Raymond Plummer; he was also preceded in death by two sisters, Ilva Strohl and Frances Allen.
Don was President and CEO of Plummer Spray Equipment Company since 1962; as well as Chairman of the Board. He served his country in the US Navy for two years during World War II, in the South Pacific. One of his proudest moments was being President of the Ketterning Country Club in 1992. Don loved the outdoors and was an avid hunter, fisherman, competitive shooter and golfer.
Don was a proud member of many organizations throughout his life; a 50 plus year member of the Napoleon Masonic Lodge #256, Haly Chapter #136 Royal Arch Masons, and a 32° Mason of the A.A.S.R.- Valley of Toledo. His Masonic Career also included OcCoNoxEe Council #55 of Defiance, Order of the Eastern Star- Fulton Chapter in Wauseon, Zenobia Shrine and the Shrine Mariners Unit of Toledo. He has life memberships in the American Legion, VFW, Amvets and Elks all of Napoleon. As well as Life memberships at The Maumee River Yacht Club, Amateur Trap shooter's Association, NRA, Henry County Sportsman Club and the Navy LCSC Group #80 Association.
Don's faith was steadfast in that he and Ruth were both life members of St. Paul United Methodist Church of Napoleon.
Visitation for Don will be held on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Walker-Hoening Mortuary (333 W. Main St.) of Napoleon. Masonic Services will take place that evening at 7:30 p.m.. Funeral Services will follow on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial with military honors will take place at Forest Hill Cemetery immediately following the services. Memorials in Don's memory may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children or to the Charity of the Donor's Choice.


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Visitation

Tuesday

9

Jan

2:00 PM 1/9/2018 2:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/9/2018 8:00:00 PM
Walker-Hoening Mortuary - Napoleon

333 W Main Street
Napoleon, OH 43545

Walker-Hoening Mortuary - Napoleon
333 W Main Street Napoleon 43545 OH
United States

masonic service

Tuesday

9

Jan

7:30 PM 1/9/2018 7:30:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/9/2018 8:00:00 PM
Walker-Hoening Mortuary - Napoleon

333 W Main Street
Napoleon, OH 43545

Walker-Hoening Mortuary - Napoleon
333 W Main Street Napoleon 43545 OH
United States

Funeral Service

Wednesday

10

Jan

11:00 AM 1/10/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 1/10/2018 12:00:00 PM
Walker-Hoening Mortuary - Napoleon

333 W Main Street
Napoleon, OH 43545

Walker-Hoening Mortuary - Napoleon
333 W Main Street Napoleon 43545 OH
United States

Burial & Military Honors

Wednesday

10

Jan

12:00 PM 1/10/2018 12:00:00 PM - 12:15 PM 1/10/2018 12:15:00 PM
Forest Hill Cemetery

500 East Maumee Ave.
Napoleon, Ohio 43545

Forest Hill Cemetery
500 East Maumee Ave. Napoleon 43545 Ohio
United States

Memorial Contribution

Charity of the Donors Choice

Shiners Hospital for Children

2900 N. Rocky Point Dr
Tampa, Florida 33607
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