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Donald Joseph Irwin, 82, of Prosser died on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014.
He was born June 17, 1931 in Saginaw, Mich., the son of Leo Lester and Grace Marie (Neubecker) Irwin.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Jean Irwin of Prosser; six children, Linda Baze and Lucinda Dreher, both of Prosser, Elizabeth Linton of Kennewick, Geneva Lee Judkins of Prosser, Virginia Johnson of Irrigon, Ore. and Donna Irwin of Toppenish; 20 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Wallace, Burton and Robert Irwin; one grandson, Rocky Mieirs; one granddaughter, Johannah Lee Judkins; and one great-granddaughter, Bethany Sills.
Viewing and visitation will be held Wednesday, March 5, 2014, from noon to 5 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside. Graveside services with military honors will be held Thursday, March 6, 2014, at 1 p.m. at Lower Valley Memorial Gardens in Sunnyside.
Smith Funeral Homes Ltd. and Crematory in Sunnyside is in charge of arrangements.