Remembering Donald Wayne Neal
Donald Wayne Neal earned his wings on October 6, 2019 at Goshen Hospital surrounded by his family. Donald Wayne Neal was born July 11, 1960 to the union of Earlie Mae Ramey and Eddie Neal Sr. in New Madrid, Missouri.
Donald worked for Nickels Bakery for 17 and later worked for KiK Custom Products prior to his illness. Donald acknowledged his faith in Jesus Christ and often engaged in conversation about The Word, giving advice and instructions to those around him.
Donald will be remembered for his “nonchalant” attitude and his jokes! He loved football, Reggae, and most of all spending time with his grandkids. He enjoyed reading, especially encyclopedias. His favorite colors were red and grey. His favorite football team was the Kansas City Chiefs.
Donald leaves to cherish his memory: Sons Donielle (LaToya) Ashley of Chantilly, Virginia and Darrel (Danielle) Neal of Elkhart, Indiana; daughters: Lakisha Neal of Elkhart, Indiana and Charmaine (DaVon) Quinn of Fort Wayne, Indiana; brothers: Eddie (Shawn) Neal Jr. of Orlando, Florida and Anthony (Conchatta) Riley of Elkhart, Indiana; 12 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild and a host of nieces and nephews.
Donald was preceded in death by his mother and father; stepmother, Elsie Neal; grandmothers: Lurlene Robinson and Willie Mae Neal; grandfathers: Leroy Robinson and George Neal.