Donald William Allenbaugh, age 78, of Gassville AR, formerly of Punxsutawney, PA, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2018, at the Penn Highlands Brookville Hospital in Brookville, PA. He was born on September 15, 1940 to the late Carolyn Allenbaugh in Punxsutawney, PA. He graduated from the Punxsutawney High School and attended Grove City College for two years prior to enlisting in the United States Marine Corps, serving active duty during the Vietnam War. On September 21, 1974, he married Sandra Lee (Allshouse) Allenbaugh at the Stanton United Methodist Church in Stanton, PA. He was a member of the Stanton United Methodist Church. Donald was also a member of “Friends of the North Fork and White Rivers”, which is a group dedicated to clean healthy water in the North Fork and White Rivers and to the protection of this watershed. He was an avid fisherman and hunter. Don loved his pets and was a firm supporter of animal rescue. He also enjoyed vegetable gardening and woodworking. Above all, Donald was a good and caring man who loved his family. In addition to his wife, Donald is survived by four children; Donald W. (Renee) Allenbaugh of Brockway, PA; Tracy L. (Randy) Huff of Carlisle, PA; Jacient D. (Rachelle) Bray of Brockway, PA; and Alicia D. (Michael) Oleksy of New Castle, DE; three granddaughters; Jaci, Grace, Emily; five grandsons; Jacob, Logan, Cooper, Hunter, Nicholas; and his twin brother Ronald (Susan) Allenbaugh of Jonesboro, Georgia. A celebration of life will take place on Thursday, December 27, 2018, beginning at 1:00pm, at the Stanton United Methodist Church, 628 Stanton Rd., Brookville, PA, 15825. Memorial contributions may be made in Donald’s name to the Gateway Humane Society, 1211 Airport Rd., Falls Creek PA, 15840, or to the Stanton United Methodist Church, 628 Stanton Road, Brookville, PA., 15825. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the McKinney – d’Argy Funeral Home, ltd, 345 Main St., Brookville, PA 15825. Online condolences and other information may be found at www.mckinneydargy.com
To plant a memorial tree in honor of Donald William Allenbaugh, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.