Donald Lee Wilmoth

SALEM – Donald Lee Wilmoth, 73 of Salem, died Tuesday at his home.

Born Aug. 31, 1940, in Hagans, W. Va., he was the son of the late Raymond and Martha (Yost) Wilmoth.

Mr. Wilmoth retired from General Motors in 1990 and was the co-owner of Wilmoth Auto Sales and held his auto dealer’s license for 27 years.

Survivors include two sons, Tim (Sandy) Wilmoth of Salem and David (Amy) Wilmoth of Las Vegas, Nev.; a granddaughter; two step grandchildren; a brother, Calvin Wilmoth; and three sisters, Mary Ann Eddy, Nancy K. Raspa and Linda J. Crites.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary J. Wilmoth.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Gednetz-Ruzek Funeral Home in Sebring with the Rev. Herb Goetz officiating.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Entombment will take place in Highland Memorial Park in Beloit.

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