Donald E Mehl, 63, of Bridgeport, OH, passed away on January 10, 2023 at Allegheny Hospital- Pittsburgh, PA.
He was born October 15, 1959 in Bellaire, OH, to the late Donald & Diane Mehl-Kolenich.
He was Member at the First United Methodist Church of Bridgeport. He is a graduate of Bellaire High School, class of “78”, served in the US Army. He was a retired semi-truck driver, a motorcycle enthusiast, and a member of the HIDDEN PSMC. He hunted, fished, and he loved his grandchildren with his whole heart. We cannot forget he was a Gulla’s Hot dog fan.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandparents, Lawrence & Bernice Palmer, Paul and Edna Mehl, his sister, Debra McGinnis. He has been married for 44 years to his wife Donna (Ramsey) Mehl.
He is also survived by his son, Donald (Stephanie) Mehl, grandchildren; Jenna, Alexandria, Dallas, Hadlee, Alexander, and a step granddaughter, Christa Berry, his step-father, Mike Kolenich, brothers: David (Jill) Mehl, Eric Mehl, brother in-law, Dave McGinnis, sister-in-law, Kate (Jay) Gotschall, Alice (Jeff) Hungerman, Mona (Mark) Kincaid, numerous nieces, and nephews.
Friends and family will be received on Saturday, January 14, 2023 at the First United Methodist Church – 405 W Bennett St., Bridgeport, OH, from 1:30 pm until time of Full Military Rites by the Belmont County Veterans Association at 1:45 pm. Don’s Celebration of Life will begin at 2:00 pm with Pastor Rebecca Latynski officiating.
Arrangements by Bauknecht Altmeyer Funeral Home Bellaire, OH.
Online condolences may be made at BauknechtAltmeyer.com