Donald E. Colestock


Donald E. Colestock, 82, of Wilkinson, died Friday, July 24, 2015. He was born on April 17, 1933, in Spring Lake, as the son of Clarence and Ruth (Land) Colestock. He served in the Army.  Donald married Marilene J. (Bever) on July 5, 1984 in Monticello, Ky.

Donald is survived by his wife, Marilene Colestock of Wilkinson; children, Barbara Colestock of Sarasota, Fla., Tammy Strong of Ruth, Nev., Joyce Elliott of Greenfield, Amy Williams of Greenfield and Peggy Michael of Indianapolis; sisters, Marion Banfill of Philadelphia, Ind. and Maggie Kennedy of North Glenn, Colo.; 20 grandchildren and 24 great- grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Ruth (Land) Colestock and brother, Ervin Colestock.

Visitation will be held from 5 – 7 p.m on Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W. US Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140. A funeral service will take place at 7 p.m. immediately following the visitation. Pastor Matthew Smart will be officiating.

Memorial contributions may be sent directly to American Brain Tumor Association, 8550 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Suite 550, Chicago, IL 60631 or envelopes will be available at the mortuary.

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