FUNKHOUSER, Donald Lee “Foxy”

FUNKHOUSER, Donald Lee “Foxy”, 57, of Belmont, OH, passed away at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Sunday, October 14, 2012.

Donnie was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather, as well as an avid hunter, trapper, and fisherman. He enjoyed spending most of his time outdoors and with his family.

He is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Lois; their two daughters, Misty (Wendell) Compher of Bethesda, OH and Stacy Funkhouser of Belmont, OH; and his two grandsons, whom he referred to as his “best buddies”, Jacob and Jonathan Compher; five brothers, Charles (Vicki) Funkhouser, James (Jeanne) Funkhouser, John Funkhouser, Richard Funkhouser, and Mike (Roberta) Funkhouser; two sisters, Ellen (Ron) Duvall and Sherry (John) Underwood; and several nieces and nephews.

In death, he will be joining his parents, John and Ethel Funkhouser; three brothers, Roger, Tommy and Junior; and sister, Hope.

A private memorial service will be held for family and close friends, at the convenience of his family.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in his name to: St. Jude Children’s Hospital at

Arrangements entrusted to: Kelly Kemp Braido & Patron Funeral Home, 322 North Main Street, Bethesda, Ohio.

Online condolences may be sent to: kellykempbraidopatronfuneralhomes. com.