February 26 1928 December 26 2019
Donald “Don”‘s Obituary Donald “Don” E. De Baillie, 91, of East Moline, Illinois, formerly of Port Byron, died Thursday, December 26, 2019 at Park Vista Retirement Living. Services will be held at 2:30 PM Sunday, December 29, 2019 at Bethel Baptist Church, Port Byron. Visitation will be from 1:30-2:30 PM prior to the service at Church. Burial will be in the Fairfield Cemetery, Port Byron. Memorials may be made to Bethel Baptist Church or the American Diabetes Association. Don was born February 26, 1928 in East Moline, IL, the son of Edward and Margaret (Sadnick) De Baillie. He graduated from Coal Valley High School and served honorably in the US Army from 1951-1953. He married Ruth Ellen Traenkenschuh on December 15, 1951 in Port Byron. She preceded him in death on October 21, 1996. Don was a life-long farmer and worked at Erie Feed & Supply as a feed and fertilizer salesman and later as the manager. He was an avid attendant at Black Hawk College water aerobics. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church. Most of all, he loved his family very much. Don is survived by his children, Kenneth (Catherine) De Baillie, Cordova, Marilyn (Brian) Eidson, Clayton, IL; sister, Mary Cirvello; grandchildren, Amy (Jeremy) Merritt, Angela (Keith) Bradley, Annie (Matthew) Schlachter, Ryan (Lori) Eidson, Audrey Eidson, Caleb (Erica) Eidson, Melanie (Josiah) Holloway; great-grandchildren, Nolan & Gretta Bradley, Griffin Merritt, Scarlett Schlachter, Leah Eidson, Emma Eidson, Alayna Eidson, Abigail Eidson, and Nathan Eidson. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Ruth; and brother, Richard De Baillie. Share a memory or condolence at www.gibsonbodefh.com Read More
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Donald Don E De Baillie February 26 1928 December 26 2019.
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