Donald Eugene Lynch (October 6, 1933 – August 18, 2010)


Donald Eugene Lynch,76, of Zanesville passed away on Wednesday August 18, 2010 at Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital.

Don was born in Columbus, Oh on October 6, 1933 to the late Alonzo Lynch and Gladys Detamore Lynch Weaver.

Don worked hard to provide for his family. He was employed by David Davies Meat Packing Plant, GE, Ford, and found his career with Conn’s Potato Chips where he was lovingly known as “Don the Conn Man”.

Don enjoyed bowling, going to the horse races, traveling, and playing cards. His greatest joy was his family. Don served as a Special Minister for St. Thomas Aquinas church. He enjoyed serving communion and Gods teachings of love and forgiveness.

Don is survived by two sons Lance (Allison) Lynch of Nashport and Lawrence (Shelley) Lynch of Hopewell, four daughters Linda (Jeff) Fitzpatrick of Zanesville, Lace (Douglas Greiner) Lynch of Zanesville, Lorraine Julian of Nashport, and Leslie (Tom) Colopy of Nashport., A sister Patricia (James) Roberts of Nashport, an aunt Peg Detamore of Pinellas Park, Fl, a special friend Ruth Ann Smith of Frazeysburg, and 10 grandchildren Lauren, Lexanne ,and Larissa Lynch, Larry (Jen) and Dylan Fitzpatrick, Braden Greiner, Dawn Julian, Erin, Adam, and Kurt Colopy.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Joyce Barrett Lynch and a son-in-law Rob Julian.

Calling hours will be 2-4 and 6-8 on Sunday August 22 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD ZANESVILLE. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10am on Monday at ST. THOMAS AQUINAS 144 North 5th Street Zanesville with Father Jordan Turano O.P. officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Olive Cemetery. To send a note of condolence to the family visit www.snoufferfuneralhome.comand click obituaries or call our caring staff at 450-8000.