Jack L. Donnell, 81, of Salem passed away Friday, April 15, 2016, in Dayton, Ohio.
Born Aug. 31, 1934, in Jackson County, he was the son of the late Dennis and Elizabeth Jarvis Donnell. Jack married Vella Mae Edwards Donnell, who passed away in 1972.
He worked as a factory machine worker for Golden Foundry in Columbus and loved fishing, traveling, camping and watching westerns and basketball.
Jack is survived by his son, Gary (Vicki) Donnell; daughter, Connie (Charles) Tungate; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Besides his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by his brother, Dean Donnell and sister, Norma Pickron.
A private funeral service was conducted Saturday at Zabel Funeral Home in Brownstown. Burial was at Acme Cemetery.