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Donald Jay DeYoung Obituary


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MSGT Donald Jay DeYoung, Ret., passed away on December 11, 2012. He was born on April 26, 1924 in Muskegon, MI to the late Jacob and Hattie DeYoung. Don retired from the Air Force after serving over 26 years and was a WWII Army Air Corp Veteran. He was part of the honor guard for the VA for many years. After retiring from the military Don was an engineering tech/trainer for Motorola.

He was preceded in death by his wife Jane (Stepanski) DeYoung. Surviving is a son Thomas (Juli) DeYoung, three grandchildren Thomas DeYoung, Patrick DeYoung and Matthew DeYoung. In addition to his wife Don was preceded in death by a son Robert DeYoung. Funeral services will be Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 12:30PM at Heritage Funeral Chapel, 6830 W. Thunderbird Road, Peoria, AZ. Burial with full military honors will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Avondale, AZ.