Donald “Don” M. Barnes, 84, of Camanche, Iowa, passed away at the University of Iowa Hospitals on Wednesday, January 22, 2020. Funeral services will take place at 1 pm Tuesday, January 28, at Lemke Funeral Homes – South Chapel (2610 Manufacturing Drive). A visitation occurs two-hours prior from 11 am until the service hour at the funeral home. Burial takes place at Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Lemke Funeral Homes assisted the family with arrangements.
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Don was born June 25, 1935 in Tabor, Iowa the son of Friedman and Nellie (Isaac) Barnes. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force.
Don was united in marriage to Marilyn Bain on December 31, 1960 in Ottumwa, Iowa.
Don was an off-set printing pressman his entire 40+ year career.
Don was an avid Iowa Hawkeye fan. He loved to socialize with family and friends. Don was also a true outdoorsman – enjoying anything outdoors, including: boating, motorcycling, snowmobiling and working in the yard. He enjoyed working on his many trucks he had over the years and painting them. He also loved all the fur-baby’s he had over the years – especially “Baby” - his Pekingese and Poodle dog. Above all, he loved his family very much and will be sadly missed.
Don is survived by his daughters - Lisa (Mike) Borrelli of Fulton, Il and Tycenia “Ty” (Aaron) Andersen of Clinton; three grandchildren – Seth (Eva Apple) and Kelly Andersen and Sarah Aurand all of Clinton; three great-grandchildren – Akota and Asher Andersen and Cade Devon; with many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife – Marilyn, son – Keith and several brothers and sisters.
Memorials made can be directed to the family.