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Donald Robert Winters Sr

Donald Robert Winters Sr., 86 of West Portsmouth, died Friday, July 30, 2021 at his home. He was born June 26, 1935 in Scioto County to the late Robert and Marie Kitts Winters.

Don was a United States Marine veteran of the Korean War. He was also a member of the James Dickey Post 23 American Legion. Don was the former manager of the Shawnee State Park Marina. He was an educated Machinist and Jack of all trades.

Along with his parents he was preceded in death by 2 sons; Dennis Michael Winters and Perry Donavan Winters, his twin sister Dorothy Spires and 3 brothers; Paul, Homer and Robert Winters Jr., and a grandson Eric Winters.

Don is survived by his wife Jean Ann Metzger, who he married on January 12, 1959, 3 sons; Donald Winters Jr., Mark Winters and Paul Wayne Winters, 2 daughters; Donna Jean Wear and Marsha K. Hart, a sister, Wanda Metzger along with 21 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be 1:00 PM Wednesday August 4, 2021 at the Roger W. Davis Funeral Home in West Portsmouth with Lynn Wellman and Derrick Morrison officiating. Interment will be in Scioto Burial Park with military graveside rites by the James Dickey Post 23 American Legion. Friends may call at the funeral home from 5 to 8:00 PM on Tuesday and one hour prior to the service on Wednesday. Condolences may be sent to

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