Donald WIlliam Ball, Jr.

October 11, 1957 - June 18, 2021
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Donald W. Ball, Jr. 63, of Beach City, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, June 18, 2021 in Wooster Community Hospital at Wooster.

Born in Dennison, he was the son of Donald W. Ball, Sr. of Dover and the late Charlotte (Miskimen) Ball.

A graduate of Dover High School at Dover, Donald and was currently employed as…

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Donald W. Ball, Jr. 63, of Beach City, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, June 18, 2021 in Wooster Community Hospital at Wooster.

Born in Dennison, he was the son of Donald W. Ball, Sr. of Dover and the late Charlotte (Miskimen) Ball.

A graduate of Dover High School at Dover, Donald and was currently employed as a Plant Manager for Waynedale Truss and Panel and was also an honorably discharged veteran having served with the United States Air Force.

Donald loved bowling and golfing and had formerly played in a number of local leagues. He, along with his father, managed a booth at the Dover Flea Market and he loved to go to auctions and antiquing so they could look for things to sell. Especially old coins and antique watches.

Surviving is his wife, Tania R. (Soiu) Ball of the residence; two daughters, Amber Ball of Canal Fulton and Jacquie Ball of Navarre; two sons, Donald (Ashley) Ball, III of Iowa City, Iowa and Joshua (Ashley) Kohl of Bonita Springs, Florida; a sister, Sandy (Terry) Ball-Archer of Dover, a brother, Edward (Susan) Ball of Nashville, Tennessee; his former sister-in-law, Kimberly Ball of New Philadelphia and five grandchildren, Delany Ball, Liliana Valykeo, Aiden Umek, Aiden Kohl and Mateo Kohl.

In keeping with his wishes, Donald is to be cremated through the care of Geib’s Tuscarawas Valley Crematory at Dover. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 2 PM in the Geib Funeral Center at Dover with Pastor Brian Flood officiating. Friends and family are welcome to visit Thursday from 1 PM until the time of the service.

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Date: Thursday, June 24, 2021

Time: 1:00 pm

End Time: 2:00 pm

Geib Funeral Center at Dover

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5600 N Wooster Avenue, Dover, OH, 44622

Service Information

Date: Thursday, June 24, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm

End Time: 2:30 pm

Geib Funeral Center at Dover

Address:

5600 N Wooster Avenue, Dover, OH, 44622

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Born: October 11, 1957
Died: June 18, 2021

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Ed West posted on 6/27/21

Deepest sympathy to you on your loss. Will always have good memories of growing up with Donnie and Eddie in Indian ‘ghettos’…..backyard football….listening to your Quadrophonic stereo….soapin’ windows..catching the woods on fire….. and fun times in your pool. Supportive hugs to you all!!

 

Don Wallick posted on 6/23/21

To the Ball Family. So sorry to hear about the passing of Don Jr. He was always so nice to talk to when he was at an auction. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of sorrow. Don and Sheryl Wallick

 

Paula Hammon posted on 6/22/21

To Don, Sandy, Ed and Tania, words, no matter how kind or thoughtful, can’t mend your heartache and pain. Those who care about you, wish you comfort and peace of mind. With Deepest Sympathy, Paula

 

Lisa Wedo posted on 6/22/21

Don and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Remember all the good times with family.

 

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum posted on 6/21/21

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Donald W. Ball, Jr., give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Air Force Veteran, Donald W. Ball, Jr., is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

 

Cheryl csonka posted on 6/20/21

To all Donalds family, we are so sorry for your loss. We pray that with time your hearts will heal. Sincerely Frank and cheryl csonka

 

Doris Sutton and Bill Kellar posted on 6/20/21

SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS AND DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO ALL

 

Pamela Levengood posted on 6/20/21

My deepest sympathy to all of the Ball family, and my lovely classmate, Sandy, I’m so sorry for your loss

 

Eric & Rhea Hay posted on 6/20/21

Sorry to hear of your loss .

 

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