Friday, February 16, 2018, 9:30-11:30am
Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, PA
Mass of Christian Burial:
Friday, February 16, 2018, 12:00pm
St. Michael Roman Catholic Church
85 N. High St., Greenville, PA
Rev. V. David Foradori, Pastor, as celebrant
Committal prayers followed by military honors rendered
by Greenville VFW Post #3374 will be in St. Michael Cemetery
Donald A. Splichal, age 75, of Hempfield Ave., Hempfield Twp., passed away Monday evening, February 12, 2018 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 Bizmark, 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.
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.