Delmer W. Donoho, 76, of Gibson City passed away Friday September 2, 2022 at his home in Gibson City. Visitation will be held 1:00-2:00 pm Monday September 12, 2022 at Rosenbaum Funeral Home in Gibson City. A Celebration of Life service will follow at 2:00 pm with The Rev. John McIntosh officiating. Burial will be in Bellflower Township Cemetery in Bellflower, Illinois. Memorial contributions may be made to The Shepherd’s Closet in Gibson City.
Delmer was born December 24, 1945 in Mt. Vernon a son of Bennie and Violet Eline Anderson Donoho. He married Sherry I. Harland on July 11, 1964 in Farmer City. She passed away April 17, 2017.
He is survived by two children Brenda (Eric) Timm of Gibson City and Darren (Dianne) Donoho of Gibson City. Seven grandchildren Danielle Borders, Lindsay (Eric) Hewitt, Ericka (Keith) Lipka, Bryan Timm, Courtney (Scott) Kristovich, Drew Donoho and Jillian (Mark) Golden and eight great grandchildren. Two sisters Eva (Francis) Ribbe of Kentucky and Sue Nelson of Gibson City also survive.
Delmer was the quality control manager of Revere Copper and Brass in Clinton for many years, he was then employed for M & W Gear Company in Gibson City retiring in 2008. He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion and the Moose. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing and riding around on his golf cart visiting his family and many friends.