Don passed away peacefully in Bendigo.
Husband to Margaret (dec). Dearly loved and loving husband to Elizabeth (Liz).
Cherished father to Debra, Sharon, Glenn and Paul (dec).
Loved and respected father-in-law to Janine and Loretta.
Much loved grandfather to Samantha, Scott, Aaron, Jamel, Liam, Aidan, Joshua and Gabriel,
and great-grandfather to Jett.
Don was a gifted, dedicated and highly respected educator, both teacher and principal.
He was passionate about writing, poetry, gardening, the Geelong Football Club and, later in life, cooking. Don served as Secretary and President of the Cheltenham Swimming Club and was an official with the Victorian Amateur Swimming Association.
Forever in our hearts.
Private service to be held.