At the University of Ottawa Heart Institute on November 22, 2018 at the age of 79. Beloved husband of 60 years to Gisèle. Loving father of Rick (Anne-Marie Rolfe), Michèle (Rick Denis), Nicole (Dave Travers) and Rob (Julie Pharand-Dunphy). Proud and cherished grandfather to Rachelle (Blainne Blaedow), Danielle, Tricia (Duncan Robb), Ed, Eva, Alexia, Kayla, Connor and great-grandfather to Wesley.
A private family gravesite service was held at the National Military Cemetery of the Canadian Forces. In memory of Donn, donations to the Ottawa Humane Society www.ottawahumane.ca or the Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre www.wildlife.ca would be appreciated.