Donald Overturf

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Donald Leslie Overturf, 71, of Belleville, IL, born August 27, 1948, in West Frankfort, IL, died Friday, May 29, 2020, at his residence.

Mr. Overturf was a millwright at Granite City Steel before his retirement.  He liked to play blackjack and travel.

Donald was preceded in death by his parents, Archie Ray and Betty Ann Jane, nee Mayhew, Overturf.

Surviving are his wife, Theresa Rose Overturf;
a son, Gregory “Scott” Overturf;
two grandchildren, Sophia Rose Overturf, and Paul Garrett Overturf;
and a brother, Kenneth James (Alice) Overturf.

Memorials may be made to Heartland Hospice. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Funeral: Private family services will be held Monday, June 8, 2020, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

According to Donald’s wishes, cremation will follow the services.


1 Comment on Donald Overturf

Clyle Myers said : Guest Report Jun 07, 2020 at 12:13 PM

Very sorry for our loss. "Turf" was easily our most colorful and definitely one of our most memorable millwrights. He will be missed.

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