Donald John Small

Donald John Small

Donald John Small, age 84, a resident of the Rhawnhurst section of Philadelphia, PA, died on February 1, 2023. He was the beloved husband of Doris Marie Brinkman Small.

Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late John Small and the late Clara Mawhinney.

After high school, Donald served in the United States Army, where he was stationed in Germany. He was honorably discharged in 1964 with the rank of SP4.

Donald was employed as a plumber for the Philadelphia School District for nearly 38 years, from where he retired.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his sons and their spouses: Scott A. and Jennifer Small, and David S. and Danyale Small, and by his three grandsons: Matthew Kaplan-Small, Austin Small and Cameron Small.

Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, February 6, 2023, John F. Fluehr & Sons, 3301 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, where relatives and friends will be received from 10:00 until the time of the service. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Disabled American Veterans (DAV), P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301 DAV : Disabled American Veterans Charity - FIND, DONATE, JOIN and VOLUNTEER.


John F. Fluehr & Sons, Inc.

Funeral Home Serving Families Since 1898

3301 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia PA 19149

215-624-5150
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