Donald A. Splichal
Donald A. Splichal
Donald A. Splichal, age 75, of Greenville, PA, passed away Monday evening 2-12-18 in St. Paul's. He was born in Dickinson, ND, on March 7, 1942 to Anthony and Mary (Kolar) Splichal. Don was a graduate of Dickinson (ND) High School and served in the U.S. Navy from 1961-1964. He was employed as a Lab Technician beginning in 1967 and retiring in 2006 from what is now UPMC Horizon Greenville. Don was a member of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, Greenville and was a 4th Degree Knight with Knights of Columbus #1446 Fitzmartin Council, where he was active with the Honor Guard and helped with the weekly bingo and morning breakfasts. He was also was a member of Greenville Family Moose Center #276. After retirement, Don volunteered at UPMC Horizon Greenville and with the Greenville Railroad Park. For many years he served as a Greenville and Commodore Perry Little League Coach, as well as being involved with Commodore Perry Wrestling. His other interests included, hunting, fishing, bowling and was an avid NASCAR Fan. On June 20, 1964, he married the former Bonnie J. Leventry, she survives. Also surviving is his son; Troy A. Splichal and his fiance Penny Sangkhavichith of Huntington Beach, CA, six sisters; Jerri Schulz of Bismarck, ND, Marlene Hoffman of Travelers Rest, SC, Rita Kostelecky of La Quinta, CA, Darlene Schwartz, Mary Ann Schwindt and Connie Stockert, all of Dickinson, ND, a brother; Gene Splichal of Mina, ND, and a grandson; Collin Splichal. He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister; Donna Splichal and a brother; Dean Splichal.
Services: A funeral service was held on Friday 2-16-18 in St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, Greenville, PA. Burial was in St. Michael Cemetery. Funeral Arrangements were entrusted to Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Greenville, PA. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Michael Roman Catholic Church 85 N. High St. Greenville, PA 16125, Knights of Columbus #1446 170 Clarksville St. Greenville, PA 16125 or Southern Care Hospice 16039 Conneaut Lake Rd. Ste 108 Meadville, PA 16335. Visitors are welcome to sign the online guest book and view a Video Tribute at www.loutzenhiserfuneralhome.com