Donald O. Negus

October 5, 1931February 27, 2018

Donald Oren Negus passed away peacefully at Sparrow Hospital in Lansing, MI on February 27, 2018. He was 86.

Don was born on October 5, 1931 in Jackson, MI to Lester and Bessie (Hildinger) Negus. He married Gloria Bethel on January 23, 1953. He was a veteran of the Korean War. Don worked as a supervisor for Goodyear Tire before becoming a residential home builder and real estate broker.

Don is survived by his wife of 65 years, Gloria; 4 children: Sherrie Negus of Salt Lake City, UT; Michael (Christine) of Laingsburg, MI; Gregory (Peggy) of Greenville, SC; Judy (Robert) Kleihege of Haslett, MI; 4 grandchildren: Bradley and Dillon Kleihege; Olivia and Jackson Negus.

A private memorial service will be held. It is suggested that those who wish to honor the memory of Don may do so by making a contribution to Ingham County Medical Care Facility, 3860 Dobie Road, Okemos, MI 48864.

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Peggy Daly

September 9, 2018

Don was a great brother in law. Sorry I lost touch after Carl passed. Peggy ( Negus) Daly

Lisa Gicking

March 2, 2018

Greg, Peg, Olivia, Jackson and family,

My deepest condolences to you during this sad time. I will keep you all in thought and prayer.

In sympathy,
Lisa Gicking