Donald E. Stringer

April 11, 2019

Donald E. Stringer, 79, of rural Frankfort, died at 8:25 p.m. April 11, 2019 at I.U. Health, Lafayette.  He was born September 24, 1939 in Ringgold Community, Kentucky to Lonnie & Isabelle (Childers) Stringer.  He married Ima Norfleet on October 8, 1958 in Sommerset, Kentucky and she preceded him in death on April 29, 2018.

Donald attended Ringgold School.  He moved to Frankfort in 1966 and then to Cambria in 1969.  He was an HVAC technician and installer, working for J.W. Ridgway from 1973 until his retirement in 2009.  Donald loved to play Blue Grass music, playing his Martin guitar and he enjoyed his ’57 Chevy.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Funeral celebration will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 17th at the funeral home. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to the family, c/o Goodwin Funeral Home, to assist with final expenses.

Survived by:

Son: Donnie (Melinda) Stringer of rural Frankfort, 3 Grandchildren: Angela (Larry) Gibson of rural Frankfort, Todd (Nicki) Stringer of Coatesville, PA, Kyle Stringer of Attica, Great Grandchildren: Jasmine, Makayla, Anden, Talia, Great Great Grandchild: Juna Marie. Several brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews also survive.

Preceded by:

In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by several brothers.


Leave your Condolences

3 Condolences for “Donald E. Stringer”

  1. Don Waldron April 12, 2019 at 3:01 pm

    I’m sorry to hear about your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.

  2. Linda Freeman Dukes April 13, 2019 at 8:34 am

    I am so sorry for your loss. I will always remember your Mom and Dad for the wonderful people they were. Our church was across the street from their home, and I would wave at them if I saw them out. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

  3. Benny Foster April 14, 2019 at 6:01 am

    Sorry for your loss Donnie, Donald was loved by all. May the Lord give you peace at this time. God bless you and Prayers are with you Brother.

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