NEWPORT - Donald Franklin McIninch, Sr., 80, husband of Linda (McClure) McIninch, passed away on March 12, 2016. He was born in Old Town, April 26, 1935, a son of George and Irene (McAuliffe) McIninch, Sr.
Donald graduated from Old Town High School, Class of 1953. His last years of employment were with the Maine Air National Guard, serving for 32 years and retiring with rank of Master Sergeant. Donald was a life member of the Star in the East Lodge # 60 of Old Town.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years Linda; 2 sisters, Marjorie Migausky of Arlington, MA and Beatrice Cyr of Zephyrhills, FL; 3 daughters, Kathleene McErlain and husband Joseph of Dedham, Stephanie Spearin and husband Roger of South Gardiner, Georgia Pelletier and husband Dr. Dennis Ng of Danbury CT; 2 sons, Danny Costain and wife Lanci of Plymouth, Donald McIninch Jr. and wife Kathy of Newport; 10 Grandchildren; 21 Great-Grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Donald was predeceased by two brothers Ernest and George Jr., and his son Jeffrey.
Visiting hours will be at the Hermon Baptist Church Saturday, March, 19th from 12:00 to 1:00 P.M. There will be a Masonic service at 1:00 followed by the funeral. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Star of the East Lodge #60, 190 Brunswick St., Old Town, ME 04468. Arrangements are by Crosby & Neal Newport. Those who wish may leave written condolences at www.CrosbyNeal.com