Donald Ray 'Donnie' Pastore Sr.


Donald Ray "Donnie" Pastore Sr., 67, of Jasonville, IN, formerly of Clinton, IN, passed away at 3:12 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2019, in Regional Hospital in Terre Haute, IN.
He was born December 27, 1951, in Clinton, IN, to Marion "Mono" Pastore and Mary (Donald) Pastore.
Survivors include his wife, Nancy J. (Peterson) Pointer Pastore of Jasonville, IN, who he married on October 16, 1999; children, Donald Ray Pastore Jr. (Dawn Dee) of Sullivan, IN, and Sebastian Erik Eldon Pastore of Alabama; stepsons, Corey M. Pointer (Candra) of Jasonville, IN, and Nathan A. Pointer (Tiffany) of Jasonville, IN; grandkids, Alyssa Fulk (Dan), Scosha Liberty, Joey Liberty, Alexis Brunson, Halle Brunson, Jolee Brunson, Gabby Pastore, Jaxson Harbaugh, Taylor Pointer, and Andie Pointer; great-grandkids, Nova Frazee and Tate Collins; several nieces, nephews, and cousins; and sisters-in-law, Elaine Pastore of Clinton, IN, and Elizabeth Pastore of New Goshen, IN.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Marion "Mono" Pastore and Ronald "Butch" Pastore.
Donnie graduated from Clinton High School in 1970. He worked as fire chief of Clinton, Clinton city cop, Vermillion County Sheriff's Deputy, and Civil Defense of Vermillion County, and retired from the Federal Bureau of Prisons in Terre Haute, IN. Donnie was a member of the Jasonville American Legion Post #172 S.A.L., F&AM Masonic Lodge #560 in Linton, Clay City VFW Auxillary, Zorah Shrine Valley of Terre Haute, Greene County Shrine Club, and Sullivan County Shrine Club. He loved to fish, hunt, and hang out with his friends at the Legion.
Arrangements are entrusted to Michael W. Cox, Cox Funeral Home, 218 South Meridian Street, Jasonville, IN. In keeping with Donnie's wishes, there will be no visitation or services. There will be a celebration of life at a later date.
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3 posts

Dave Gates
Jul 13, 2019
It was a pleasure to have known and worked with Don, very sad to hear of his passing, RIP Brother.
Tom Frew
Jul 13, 2019
Don was a really great guy. Fun to work with or just talk to. He will be missed.
David Parker
Jul 13, 2019
RIP Donnie, going to miss all the fun we've had over the years.