Donald Ray Blakely, 63, of Oneida, passed away November 13, 2017, at home surrounded by family and friends after a short battle with lung cancer.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Jennifer Lynn Aston; and parents, Roscoe and Florence (Irene) Blakely.

He was a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps.

He was survived by his wife, Janice Blakely of Oneida; daughters, Dawn Ann Hiatt of Indianapolis Ind., Heather (Abbott) Blakely, and Helen Aston, all of Oneida; 16 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren, brother, Ronald Blakely; sisters: Helen, Lois and Joy; and many other relatives and friends.

Family memorial was conducted November 19, at the family home. Friends and family will gather at the family home in Oneida, November 26, 2017.

Obituary provided courtesy of West-Murley Funeral Home.

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