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Donald Edward Beal

August 20, 1944 ~ July 28, 2022 (age 77)


Donald Edward Beal (77) was born in Illinois on 8/20/1944, son to the late Ed and Myrtle Beal. In 1968 Donald was drafted into the Vietnam War as Crew Chief for the Strategic Air Command (SAC) in the Air Force, where he proudly served until 1972. After getting out of the service, Don moved to Missouri and started a family with his loving wife Rose and eventually moved to Florida. Although Donald was a family oriented man before all else, he still had hobbies he enjoyed including: Fishing, card games, and hunting.
Donald grew up with his 5 siblings: Jean Ann, Larry, Gary, Mike and, Nona. He is survived by his wife Rosalie D. Beal and their 2 children Tim Hoefle (and wife, Felicia) and Shelly Glover (and husband, Robert). 7 grand children: Brytani, Zac, Taiylor, Tiylar, Kylie, Caiden, and Aviona. Along with 5 great-grandchildren: Jace, Lyamm, Livie, Amellia, and Carter. He is proceeded in death by his loving daughter Wendy Philyow. Donald will truly be missed and his memory will continue on in the hearts of all of those who knew and loved him.


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Memorial Service
August 20, 2022

11:00 AM
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Brooksville, FL 34613
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