Donald M. Mennel, 94, resident of Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Fostoria, died Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, at the nursing home.
He was born May 18, 1918, in Toledo, to Louis and Ethyl (McKisson) Mennel. He married Patsy L. Lewis May 17, 1945, in Virginia, and she preceded him in death Oct. 11, 2010.
He is survived by three sons, Donald (Louise) Mennel and James (Susan) Mennel, both of Fostoria, and John (Suzi) Mennel of Knoxville, Tenn.; eight grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
He also was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Robert and Louis Mennel Jr.; and a sister, Katherine Clement.
He was a major in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged in 1945.
His memorial service is 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, at First Presbyterian Church, Fostoria, with the Rev. Beth Zuehlke officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery, Toledo.
Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, Fostoria Community Hospital Foundation, Geary Family YMCA or to Good Shepherd Nursing Home.