Posted: Feb 08, 2019
Funeral Home: Shuda
Donald Brigstock Powell, age 90, of Stevens Point, Wisconsin passed away February 5, 2019. He was the son of the late Warner Moore and Rosa Mae Powell and was born and raised in Richmond Virginia. As a young boy, he spent many fond summers on the Steed farm in Brunswick County. He was a graduate of Virginia Tech and a faithful fan of the Hokies. He worked for US Steel in Chicago until retiring to a hobby farm in Brunswick County with his wife, Dolly. He spent the last 10 years in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, to be closer to family, especially his grandsons.
Donald was a kind and easy going man who really enjoyed music and the arts. He was a dedicated student of piano for most of his adult life and he had a life long love of old movies and football.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents, siblings Warner, Thomas, Nancy and Sally, and his wife, Dolly. He is survived by his daughters Sally (John) and Lynn (David) and grandchildren Carlos and Thomas.
An intimate family ceremony will be held in Wisconsin.
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