Donald E. Binckley I., 84, of Zanesville went to be with his Lord and Savior at Genesis Hospital-Emergency Room on Saturday, March 17, 2018. He was born on July 21, 1933 in Newark, a son of the late H. Earl and Laura L. Ault Binckley. He retired after 39 years of service from Line Material- McGraw Edison / Cooper Industries. He was faithful member of First Baptist Church for over 70 years where he served as a deacon, trustee and church treasurer. He taught Sunday school for young adults and BYF for several years. Don was an avid boater and loved to fish at Seneca Lake. He was a member of the Lodge of Amity #5 F&AM., and loved singing in the church choir with his family. Don loved and was so proud of his family and enjoyed his hobby of Beekeeping.
He is survived by his loving wife Donna D. Fracker Binckley of the home; three daughters, Cynthia (Gary) Morgan, Melissa K. (Rod) Van Allen and Julie (Chad) Chapman; a son, Donald (Kathy Evans) Binckley II, ten grandchildren, nineteen great grandchildren, a great great granddaughter; a sister, Joan Sims and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a daughter, Diana Binckley; two grandchildren, Jeremiah Binckley and Jordan VanAllen; a brother, Ronald Binckley; mother and father-in-law, Fred and Dora Fracker; two brothers-in-law, Fred ”Buddy” Fracker and John C. Fracker.
Friends and family may call from 2-4 & 6-8 P.M. Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at BOLIN-DIERKES FUNERAL HOME, 1271 BLUE AVENUE, ZANESVILLE, OH with Masonic Services to be held at 7:45 P.M. by Lodge of Amity #5 F &AM. Additional calling will be from 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, March 21, 2018 till the time of service at First Baptist Church, 80 East Main Street, South Zanesville Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday with Rev. David Nuhfer officiating. Don will be laid to rest at Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery, Zanesville.
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