Donald was preceded in death by parents, Fay and Elizabeth Byers. Sisters: Shirley, Lois Neneman, and Janet Murcek.
He is survived by wife of 64 years, Mary Ellen (Haley), sons Don (Deb), Bob (Jane), Gary (Sandy), Bill (Debbie). Daughter Suzanne (Kevin) Post. Grandchildren: Kristin, Bobby, Ali, Brian, Jessica, Donny, Amanda, Alex, Ben, and Haley.24 Great-grandchildren; Brother: Tom (Marilyn) Byers Many nieces, nephews and other family and friends.
Don will be remembered best for his love of family, faith, and sports. He was born and raised in Omaha. Graduated from Holy Name High School, attended and played baseball at Creighton University and UNO, and served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He had a 33 year career with the telephone company and retired in 1986.
Donald's Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, December 24th at 10:00A.M. at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 6905 Blondo Street Omaha, Nebraska.
The Funeral Services will be live streamed at the following link:
John A. Gentleman Mortuaries
1010 North 72 Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68114
Thursday, December 24, 2020
Starts at 10:00am (Central time)
St. Pius X Catholic Church
The Services will be live streamed at the following link: The Services will be live streamed at the following link: https://heartstreaming.link/Donald-C-Byers