Donald D. “Donnie” Glindinning, age 81 of Darlington, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017 at Meriter Hospital in Madison. He was born Aug. 2, 1936 in Darlington Township in Lafayette County, the son of Raymond and Elaine (Sies) Glindinning. Donnie attended Vinger-Andrews Country School. He lived in Lamont his entire life where he worked with his parents on the family farm and helped his neighbors.
Donnie is survived by cousins and many friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Ray: Feb. 28, 1989 and his mother, Elaine: Sept. 30, 2011.
Donnie was an avid fisherman and especially enjoyed going fishing with the same group of guys in Canada for many years and lastly in Lake Erie. He also liked bowling, hunting, and making his way downtown. Donnie will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by all who knew him.
A funeral service was held Friday, Dec. 22, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Erickson Funeral Home (508 Main Street, Darlington) with Rev. Craig Simenson of Grace Lutheran Church in Darlington. Burial was in Union Grove Cemetery. A visitation was held Friday, Dec. 22, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ericksonfuneralhome.com.
For those who prefer, a memorial fund has been established in Donnie’s name.