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Donald S. Tanski

July 6, 1952 ~ December 1, 2023 (age 71) 71 Years Old
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Donald Tanski Obituary

Mass of Christian Burial for Donald S. Tanski, age 71, of Spring Hill, FL, formerly of Mentor and Wickliffe, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 9, 2023 at St. John Vianney Church 7575 Bellflower Rd., Mentor (FAMILY AND FRIENDS PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH). Donald passed away peacefully December 1, 2023 and was born on July 6, 1952 in East Cleveland, OH.

Donald was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who served during the Vietnam War era. Prior to moving to Florida, he was a parishioner of St. John Vianney Church and he retired from Truline Industries.

Donald was a huge fan of the Cleveland Guardians/Indians and Cleveland Browns. He had a passion for playing golf, especially on the Tuesday league at Manakiki with his son, Bill and his brother-in-law’s, loved listening to music, especially Jimmy Buffet and Jim Croce and also loved beach vacations, especially with his family at the Outer Banks.

Donald was the loving father of Donald H., William and Anthony Tanski; devoted grandfather of Luella Ivy; former spouse and friend of Patricia Tanski (nee Martin) dear brother of David M. Tanski, Darlene M. Long and Denise M. Tanski.

The family will receive friends at THE ORLANDO-DONSANTE-PREVITE FUNERAL HOME 29550 EUCLID AVE., WICKLIFFE, ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 8TH FROM 5:00 TO 8:00 PM. Burial will be in Mentor Cemetery following the mass.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Donald’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at or a charity of your choice.

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December 8, 2023

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Orlando-Donsante-Previte Funeral Home
29550 Euclid Ave.
Wickliffe, OH 44092

Mass of Christian Burial
December 9, 2023

11:00 AM
St. John Vianney Church
7575 Bellflower Road
Mentor, OH 44060

December 9, 2023

Mentor Cemetery
6881 Hopkins Road
Mentor, OH 44060


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856


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