Donald Thomas Spaniak, 77, was born March 22, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois. He lived the last 3 1/2 years in Arizona where he passed away peacefully on February 15, 2023. Donald was the beloved husband of the late Deborah (nee Goven), whom he married on May 17, 1969. Loving father of Laura (David) Schroer, Donald L. (Jennifer) Spaniak, and David (Hannah) Spaniak. Cherished grandfather of Elizabeth and Matthew Schroer and Nathanael Spaniak. Dear brother of the late George (the late Barbara), Laurie (Darryl) Drake, the late Nicholas (Virginia), and Mary Bell(the late Lyle Schmidt). Fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Donald was preceded in death by his mother, Lorraine. He was extremely proud of his long career with Chrysler Financial. No funeral or memorial service is immediately planned. The family will notify loved ones in the future when a service in Illinois is scheduled. Interment will take place at All Saints Catholic Cemetery in Des Plaines, Illinois at that time.
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