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Sandusky, OH 44870
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Donald A. Wahl

Donald A. Wahl, 76, residing in Sandusky, passed away early Wednesday morning, January 1, 2014 unexpectedly at Firelands Regional Medical Center.

Donald was born on February 24, 1937 in Sandusky, OH to the late Sylvan Sr. and Leona (Faulhaber) Wahl.

Donald retired from the Ford Motor Company in 2002 after 37 years of service. Donald was a member of Huron Eagles Club and Erie County Conservation League. In his spare time, he enjoyed target shooting, gardening, an avid car enthusiast, racing and spending time with his family and friends..

Donald is survived by his wife, Cheryl (Danchisen) Wahl, whom he married on May 20, 1998. He is also survived by his daughters, Cathy (Ernie) Ettorre of Sandusky, Diane (Rick) Nader of Vermilion, and Theresa (Brett) Carmel of Huron; sons, Bill Wahl of Sandusky, Michael (Sharyl) Wahl of Sandusky, and Tommy (Jennifer) Wahl of Huron; eleven grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; ex-wife, Peggy Wahl of Sandusky; sister, Barbara (Dick) Wiley of Fremont; brothers, Sylvan Jr. (Jean Schroerder) Wahl of Sandusky and Gary (Janet) Wahl of Castalia and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Friends may call on Monday, January 6, 2014 from 11:00 am up until the time of services at 1:00 pm at Groff Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1607 E Perkins Ave, Sandusky with Father Eric Mueller presiding.

Those wishing to contribute to Donald's memory may do so to Stein Hospice 1200 Sycamore Line Sandusky, OH 44870.

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