Donald L. “Don” Bailey
September 30, 1940 ‒ February 23, 2017
Donald L. “Don” Bailey, age 76, of Galena died early Thursday morning, February 23, 2017 with his wife and daughter by his side.
He was born on September 30, 1940 in Little Rock, Arkansas the son of the late Norman L. and Katherin (Parker) Bailey.
Donald was a graduate of North High School in Columbus and The Ohio State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Education.
On January 4, 1964, he married Pat H. Sliva in Bexley, Ohio. They just celebrated 53 years together as husband and wife.
He was a school teacher before starting Bailey’s Downspout Drains in 1979.
Donald was a true outdoorsman, enjoying hunting, fishing, gardening, and golfing.
He will be missed by his wife Pat; their daughter Denise Bailey of Galena; and his sister Bonney Friday of Bakersfield, California.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother Robert.
Friends may call on the family on Sunday, February 26, 2017 from 2-4 PM at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 637 North State Route 61, Sunbury, Ohio 43074.
The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve Donald’s family. Special memories and condolences can be shared with family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com