US Air Force

Donald Roger Chesbrough

October 8, 1951 ~ August 12, 2021 (age 69)


Donald Roger Chesbrough,age 69, passed away August 12, 2021 in his home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born in Columbus on October 8, 1951 to Clifford and Mary (Crites) Chesbrough, one of six sons.  He graduated from West High School, and proudly served in the U.S. Air Force in Viet Nam before returning to Columbus.  He attended Franklin University.  A musician and artist, he was also a member of the Columbus Chess Club.

Don was a best friend to many people.  He will be deeply missed by family and friends alike.

Preceded in death by parents, Clifford and Mary, and brothers, Thomas, Timothy, and James.

Survived by brothers, Daniel and Joseph; sisters-in-law, Angie and Mary; two nieces and three nephews; many cousins; and other family and friends.

Following cremation, he will be interred at Dayton National Cemetery at 1:00 P.M. on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, with full military honors.




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August 31, 2021

1:00 PM
Dayton National Cemetery
4400 W Third Street
Dayton, OH

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