Donald Wayne Cheney

1959-2008



Donald Wayne Cheney, 48, passed away April 21, 2008, after a battle with pulmonary fibrosis.



Donald was born in Toppenish, Wash., May 28, 1959, to Larry and Grace Cheney. Donald was the eldest son of seven children. Donald attended Medford senior high and graduated from Hillsboro high school in 1977. Donald earned a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Degree from Oregon State University in 1988.



Don was very well liked and enjoyed vacationing on the coast, mountain lakes, NASCAR races, and many trips to Palm Springs, Calif., and Mexico.



Donald is survived by his son and daughter, Kylie and Corey, and wife, Trina Cheney, his father, Larry, four brothers, David, Doug, Duane and Daniel, one sister, Diane.



Donald was preceded in death by his mother, Grace, and eldest sister, Debbie.



A service will be held in the memory of Donald at Stayton Church of Christ, 189 East Washington Street, Stayton, Ore., Saturday, April 26, 2008, at 2:00 p.m.



Donations can be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital.