Don died peacefully on September 30, 2020 at his home in Sun City West.
He was a devout Catholic and was a long-standing member of both St. Teresa’s Church in Pawtucket, RI & Our Lady of Lords Parish in Sun City West, AZ. He served in the US Airforce for 4 years and was a hard worker until he retired at the age of 62.
His interests included hiking, playing bocce, gardening, going to the gym, shopping and cooking. He was a member of the Sun City and Sun City West Hiking Clubs where he enjoyed blazing the trails both locally and afar. He was also a member of the Sun City West Prides where he volunteered for the last 7 years.
He was born October 10, 1942, in Pawtucket, RI to John and Carmella Donati. Don was a dedicated family man and is survived by Nicole, his loving wife of 51 years; his 2 daughters, Nadine Donati & Christina Sprows and their spouses; and 4 grandchildren: Aaron, Adam, Spencer & Sawyer.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Sierra Club.