Donald Joseph Pfaender, age 83, of both Erwin and Florida, passed away on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, at Holston Valley Medical Center. A native of St. Louis, MO, Donald is a son of the late William and Grace (Gannaway) Pfaender. He attended Evergreen Free Will Baptist Church and was a business man who owned Hardware Stores. He loved farming and riding his tractor and horses. In addition to his parents, Donald is preceded in death by his sister, Elizabeth “Betty” Boss, and a son, Donald Joseph Pfaender, Jr.
Donald Joseph Pfaender has left behind to cherish his memory:
Wife: Evelyn (Martin) Pfaender, of both Erwin and Indian Creeks, Florida;
Daughter: Julie Coulson and husband Jeff, of Belleair Beach, Florida;
Son: John Martin Pfaender and wife, Kari, of Erwin;
Grandson: Joshua Coulson, of Belleair Beach, Florida.
A private graveside service will be held for Donald Joseph Pfaender on Wednesday, under the mausoleum portico at Evergreen Cemetery. Reverend John Kuhne will officiate.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/ValleyFuneralHomeErwinThese arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Donald Joseph Pfaender through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, 423-743-9187.