Donnie Galpin Drayton Plains, Michigan/Waterford, Michigan
Died 12-12-2008 at St. Johns Hospital in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan from pneumonia. He had been in a nursing home in Detroit after suffering 2 strokes. Donnie was born 2-14-1942 to Russell Lloyd Galpin Sr. and Estelle Weikle Galpin. Both preceded him in death. He was born in Pontiac, MIchigan. His long time girlfriend, Susan Boyce, was the mother of his only child, a son, Gregory James Galpin who now resides in Arizona. Donnies siblings are Jennifer Galpin Edmonds of White Lake, Mich. the late Evonne Galpin Roslonski of Lake Orion, and Jeffrey Allen of Texas. Donnie has been cremated and will be at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly, Michigan on Tuesday, 12-16-2008 A memorial service will be held at that time. Coats Funeral Home, Waterford, Michigan are handling the arrangements. There is a memorial for Donnie at the website Find A Grave where you may leave flowers and a note.
There will not be an obit in the newspaper.
Jennifer Galpin Edmonds
sister of Donnie Galpinjgalpin48428@yahoo.com