Donald Pavich

September 12, 1939 - October 11, 2021

09/12/1939 - 10/11/2021

Past Services

Visitation
Tuesday October 26, 2021
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions
Visitation
Tuesday October 26, 2021
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions
Cemetery
Wednesday October 27, 2021
St. John United Church of Christ
German Ridge
Clarington, OH
Directions
Visitation
Wednesday October 27, 2021
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions
Service
Wednesday October 27, 2021
11:00 am
St. John Catholic Church
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-0051 | Directions

Donald Robert Pavich, 82 of Mesa, Arizona formerly of Pickerington, Ohio went to meet his Lord and Savior on Monday, October 11, 2021 after a long and courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He was born September 12, 1939 in the company mining town of Powhatan Point, Ohio. He was a Protestant by faith and a member of the St. John United Church of Christ; a US Army veteran who served in Europe and worked for TWA Airlines and retired from American Airlines. Don attended Powhatan High School, where he was selected to be on the Ohio All-Stars Football team. He was a true American hero, a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother whose memories will live on. Also an avid Ohio State Buckeye fan and enjoyed spending time with family and friends at the Pavich lamb roast, cooking, hunting and listening to Croation/Serbian music. Don is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Janet Elaine Wingrove Pavich, sons, Don Arthur Pavich, Jon and his wife, Carla Pavich, Andy and his wife, Jody Pavich, his brother Mike and his wife, Meg Pavich. Also five grandchildren, Reba, Aiden, Paxton, Madison and Thomas, nephews, Nick and his wife, Amy Pavich and Mark Pavich, great nieces, Grace and Ellie and his pet companions, Annabell and Dolly. Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 186 Main Street Powhatan Point, Ohio on Tuesday from 2 to 4 & 6 to 8 pm and from 10 am until time of services at 11 am at the St. John United Church of Christ with Rev. Carla Wobschall officiating. Interment in the St. John United Church of Christ Cemetery with Full Military Honors by the Belmont County Veterans Association. Memorial contributions may be made in remembrance of Donald Pavich to the American Parkinson Disease Association by going to TMCFunding.com.

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Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
10 months ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Donald Pavich, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, Donald Pavich, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †