Donald N. Bolen Sr.

May 22, 1930 - October 27, 2021
Donald N. Bolen Sr.

Donald Neil Bolen Sr., 91, of Moundsville, WV, passed away peacefully at home, Wednesday, October 27, 2021.

He was born May 22, 1930, the son of the late Ernest Dieckamn and Cora (Williams) Bolen. Don was a US Navy Reserve Veteran and retired as an iron worker from Local 549. He was a member of the Knights of Pythias and the past treasurer and officer of Marshall County Senior Citizens. Don was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed playing cards, dominos and Yahtzee, golfing and bowling. Every year you could find him planting a garden.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his loving wife, Nancy (Drake) Bolen.

Don is survived by his five children, Cynthia (Jerry) Whorton, Donald N. Bolen Jr., Barbara Rice, Brenda Freeman and Sandra (Rick) Burge; seven grandchildren, Jennifer (Brad) Henderson, Mirinda J Gump, Dawn Nicole (Ron) Allen, Jamie Wade, Christopher Freeman, Corey Rice and Kelly Novel; 12 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Family and friends will be received Monday, November 1, 2021 at CARE Funeral and Cremation Services, 1500 Second St., Moundsville, from 10 am until time of services at 12 pm with Pastor Larry Johnson officiating. Interment will be held at Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Knights of Pythias or to Marshall County Senior Services in C/O www.tmcfunding.com.

Condolences may be made to the family at www.tmcfunding.com.


Service

Monday, November 1, 2021
12:00 PM

CARE Funeral & Cremation Service – Moundsville - Directions
1500 Second Street
Moundsville, West Virginia 26041
304-810-0435

Burial

Monday, November 1, 2021

Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens - Directions

Sherrard, WV

Visitation

Monday, November 1, 2021
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM

CARE Funeral & Cremation Service – Moundsville - Directions
1500 Second Street
Moundsville, West Virginia 26041
304-810-0435

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  • October 30, 2021
    Sara Jo Anderson says:
    Prayers for the family

  • October 30, 2021
    Dianna Yeager says:
    Sandy and Rick and all your families sorry for the loss of your Dad . Dianna and Herb Yeager

  • November 01, 2021
    Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum says:
    May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Donald N. Bolen, Sr., give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Navy Reserve Veteran, Donald N. Bolen, Sr., is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †