August 26, 1934 – March 26, 2018
Donald L. Ginder, 83, of Westfield, IN, passed away on Monday, March 26, 2018, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 pm to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center,1685 Westfield Road, Noblesville, Indiana 46062. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 6, 2018 at St. Maria Goretti Catholic Church, 17102 Springmill Road in Westfield, with visitation at 9:30 am.Rev. Kevin Haines and Rev. Clayton Thompson will officiate. Burial will be at Our Lady of Peace Cemetery in Indianapolis. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Maria Goretti Catholic Church Seminary Fund, 17102 Springmill Road, Westfield, IN 46074.
Randall & Roberts Funeral Homes in Noblesville has been entrusted with Donald’s care.
Donald was born on August 26, 1934, to the late Alphon and Emma Ginder, in German Township, Richland County, Illinois. Donald was a member of St. Maria Goretti Catholic Church. Throughout his life he participated in daily mass, men’s club, bible study, and various youth programs. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus (4th degree), Jaycees, and multiple chambers of commerce.
Donald’s hobbies included raising beagles and ponies, gardening, hunting, camping, tennis, cooking, biking, and all outdoor and family activities. Donald had a long rewarding career including leadership roles in city government, Runyon Oil, AMF sporting goods, and Delta Faucet Company. The highlight of his career was coaching and mentoring business leaders in positive reinforcement.
Donald is survived by daughter, Trudy Ginder; sons, Greg (Kathy) Ginder, Galen (Terri) Ginder, and Barry (Kelly) Ginder; grandsons, Daniel Rogers, Michael Barton, Curt Ginder, Mitch Ginder, and Brock Ginder; granddaughters, Kaitlin Ginder, Kelly Barton, Amy Price, Erica Price, Whitney Ginder, and Dani Ginder; and three great-grandchildren.
Donald was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Joann C. Ginder.