Donald M. Hormann (July 13, 1938 – April 11, 2011)

Donald M. Hormann, 72, of Zanesville, passed away at 10:30 PM Monday April 11, 2011 at Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital after a short illness.

He was born July 13, 1938 St. Louis, Missouri the son of the late Murl and Olga Michalka Hormann. Don was a veteran of the US Navy serving his country from 1955 – 1959 and retired from AVI Food Systems Inc. as manager. He was member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Eagles Aerie lodge 302 and was an avid pool player, golfer and card player. Don was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.

Don is survived by his wife of 51 years Elizabeth A. Colbert Hormann, son: Sean E. Hormann of Zanesville, daughter: Kimberly A. (Tony) West of Zanesville, grandchildren: Michael Hormann, Nikolas Large, Michelle Large, Chelsey Large, Damen Hormann, Gavin Hormann, Presten Hormann and Jayleen Hormann, great grandchild: Mireyha, sister: Joan (Vern) Sorensen of Burlington, Ontario.

Preceding him in death were his sons: Michael R. Hormann who died 10/31/1984 and Jeffry Murl Hormann who died 12/8/1998.

Honoring Don’s request there will be no calling hours and a dignified cremation will take place. An open house at Don’s residence: 735 Fairmont Ave, Zanesville will be held Thursday April 14, 2011 from 5:00 PM till 7:00 PM.
Bryan & Snider Funeral Home 2318 Maple Ave. Zanesville is assisting the Hormann family with arrangements.

Memorial Contributions may be made in Don’s memory to: Muscular Dystrophy Association, 500 West Wilson Bridge Road # 105, WORTHINGTON, OH 43085.

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