Donald Robert McHone


Donald Robert McHone, 69, of Weston, Missouri passed away Friday, May 4, 2012 at 5:28 pm at the V.A. Hospital in Leavenworth, Kansas. He will be cremated and laid to rest at a private family commital service  in the Leavenworth National Cemetery.  There will be a gathering at the West Bend Park for family and friends with the time to be announced. 

Donald (Shorty) McHone was born February 26, 1943 to William Herbert (Bill) McHone, Sr. and Lena Mae (Shanks) McHone. Donald was a veteran of the US Army and served as one of the guards who guarded the Persing Missile sights in Germany. He served two years in the Army from 1964 to 1966. He attended and completed the 11th grade at North Platte High School in 1960.

Donald was preceded in death by his fraternal and maternal grandparents, Issac and Sara McHone and Howe and Lidia Shanks respectively, his parents, William and Lena Mae McHone, his older sister Joyce Ledbetter and his nephew Terry McHone. Survivors include his brother, William (Bill) McHone, Jr., two sisters, Bonnie Mae Edwards and Shirley Hershley, three nieces, Theresa Piechowiak, Kimberly Darby and Jolena Wintz, one nephew Richard Craft II and two great-nieces, Katrina and Cassie Darby.

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