Donald “Don” W. Daffner

November 9, 1948 - December 11, 2018

Donald William Daffner, 70, a resident of Cape Coral for the past seven years, formally of Columbus,Ohio, lost his battle with cancer, passing away in his sleep early December 11, 2018 at his home in Cape Coral, Florida where he moved in 2012 after retiring from his accounting job at the Ohio State University Alumni Association in Columbus.

His brother Jack, who had cared for him the past several months and his faithful dog, Preston were by his side when he left this world. Don was of the Unity Faith. Along with Jack and his sister Nancy Wilson (Bob), Don leaves behind his loving mother, Lucy Daffner of Hudson, Ohio and brother, Joe Daffner (Tiziana), plus many nieces and nephews. Don graduated from Nordonia High School in 1967 and went on to earn degrees at both Kent State Univ. and The Ohio State University.

Don was preceded in death by his father Joseph L. Daffner.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date in Ohio.

Memorial Contributions in memory of Don Daffner are suggested to the Humane Society, 2010 Arcadia St., Ft. Myers, FL 33916

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


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