Donald L. Honey, 81, of Danville, Ind., died Thursday, April 1, 2004, in Indianapolis.
He was born in Stoutand, Mo., on Sept. 19, 1922, the son of Leslie Honea and Aileen Worley, who have preceded him in death.
He owned and operated Honey's Flower Shoppe in Danville from 1974-1992. Prior to that, he was employed as a brick layer.
He served during World War II with the U.S. Navy Sea Bees. He was a member of Danville Christian Church, the Brick Layers Union Local No. 4, Bear Down Euchre Club in Danville and formerly, the Danville Rotary Club.
He was also preceded in death by his stepmother, Freda Stallcop; his first wife, Juanita Gibbons Honey; and his sister, Wanda Terpstra.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Baker Honey; two daughters, Donita Edwards of New Winchester, Ind., and Freda Strehle of Plainfield, Ind.; one brother, Jerry Honea of Fishers, Ind.; three sisters, June Hobson of Franklin, Ind., Dorothy Fischer of Rockville, Ind., and Judy Epley of Welch W.Va.; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Danville Christian Church. Visitation will be at the church from 10 a.m. until time of service. Burial will be in Lincoln Memory Gardens. Arrangements were handled by
Weaver & Randolph Funeral Home.
Contributions may be made to American Heart Association, Danville Christian Church or Rose Lilly Hospice.