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Donald R. Farenger

October 19, 1947 - July 23, 2019

U.S. Veteran

A memorial service will be held at a later date.


Donald R. Farenger age 71 of Algonac, MI. died July 23, 2019 in the St. John Hospital Detroit. He was born October 19, 1947 in Detroit, MI to the late Anthony and Mary (nee Schissler) Farenger. He married Dorrine A. Simpson on September 20, 1969 in Mt. Clemens, MI.

Don served as a Sargent in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Algonac Fire Department for over 30 years and retired from Colony Marine as Marine Mechanic in 2015.

Mr. Farenger is survived by his wife Dorrine, children Donald (Heather) Farenger Jr., Michael (Tammy) Farenger, and Charles (Shannon) Farenger, grandchildren Dylan, Jonathan, Justin, Michaela, Haleigh, Allison, Samantha, and Kamryn, a sister-in-law Pauline Farenger, nieces Denise (Larry) Bott and Cheryl (Rob) Krueger. He was preceded in death by a brother Tony Farenger.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements by the Gilbert Funeral Home, Algonac. Memorial donations may be made to the Family Wishes.