Obituaries

Donald Dunkin
B: 1937-09-08
D: 2019-01-15
View Details
Dunkin, Donald
William Keith Clements
B: 1923-05-03
D: 2019-01-15
View Details
Clements, William Keith
Hoa Pham
B: 1943-07-15
D: 2019-01-15
View Details
Pham, Hoa
Glenda "Jean" Webber
D: 2019-01-12
View Details
Webber, Glenda "Jean"
Jack Angel
B: 2018-10-17
D: 2019-01-11
View Details
Angel, Jack
Carl Knox
B: 1923-01-02
D: 2019-01-09
View Details
Knox, Carl
Kenneth Daon Stephens
B: 1956-08-02
D: 2019-01-09
View Details
Stephens, Kenneth Daon
William Hogg
B: 1937-11-04
D: 2019-01-08
View Details
Hogg, William
Samuel Henry
B: 1948-05-01
D: 2019-01-08
View Details
Henry, Samuel
Victor Nguyen
B: 1956-03-30
D: 2019-01-08
View Details
Nguyen, Victor
Joyce Carr
B: 1936-05-27
D: 2019-01-07
View Details
Carr, Joyce
Roger Bowers
B: 1938-05-20
D: 2019-01-07
View Details
Bowers, Roger
Tony Blauvelt
B: 1939-02-23
D: 2019-01-06
View Details
Blauvelt, Tony
George Wright
B: 1942-10-13
D: 2019-01-06
View Details
Wright, George
Richard Scott Fielder
B: 1980-01-11
D: 2019-01-05
View Details
Fielder, Richard Scott
Arthur Gates
B: 1945-07-13
D: 2019-01-05
View Details
Gates, Arthur
Keith Higham
B: 1927-07-04
D: 2019-01-01
View Details
Higham, Keith
Deborah Wright
B: 1947-04-02
D: 2019-01-01
View Details
Wright, Deborah
John Montgomery
B: 1930-07-11
D: 2018-12-31
View Details
Montgomery, John
James Phillips
B: 1933-03-17
D: 2018-12-31
View Details
Phillips, James
Patricia Dudley
B: 1931-09-29
D: 2018-12-29
View Details
Dudley, Patricia

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
Family Owned. Family Operated.
4140 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013
Phone: (817) 274-9233
Fax: (817) 274-9237
Donald
In Memory of
Donald "Don" Preston
Amsden
1926 - 2017
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Wade Family Funeral Home
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
TruCare Personal Care Services - Arlington, TX
"We extend our belated regards of sympathy to you."
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Lisa and Roger Shultz
"For his family, Don's legacy will live on forever. "
View full message >>>

Obituary for Donald "Don" Preston Amsden

Donald "Don" Preston  Amsden
Donald “Don” Preston Amsden, 91, passed away on Saturday, October 21, 2017 in Fort Worth.

Funeral: 1:00 p.m. Thursday, October 26, at First Baptist Church, 301 S. Center Street, Arlington.
Interment: 2:30 p.m. Saturday, October 28, at Brookside Memorial Park, Houston. Visitation: 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at Wade Family Funeral Home, 4140 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington.

Memorials: Memorial gifts may be made to Mission Arlington or ALSA.org/donate.


Don was born on July 16, 1926 near Corpus Christi to William Nathaniel Amsden and Thelma Inez McDonald Amsden. He was raised in several towns in the nearby coastal area. Don earned degrees in both Chemical and Petroleum Engineering at Texas A&I. He married the love of his life, Catherine Schonefeld, and they raised four children in Fort Worth. Don worked for Union Pacific Resources for 50 years.
After Catherine passed, he married Joy Ordener and embraced her daughter and family. He and his wife were active members for many years at First Baptist Church. Don was a member of the Dew Sweepers of Shady Valley Country Club. He enjoyed golf, camping and serving others.

Don was preceded in death by his wife, Catherine Amsden; and grandson, Joshua Earl White.

Survivors in clyde his Wife, Joy Amsden; children, Alice Inglis and husband, Mark, Donna Haisler and husband, Dudley, Darrell Amsden and wife, Lisa, Sharron White and husband, Stephen, and Joy’s daughter, Janene Bostwick and husband, Bob; brothers, Billy Amsden and David Amsden; sisters, Betty Bull and Edith Larson; his 105 yr. old aunt, Louise Parker; grandchildren, Catherine, Patrick, Emily, Adam, Alex, William, Benjamin, Jay and Brian; and great-grandchildren, James and Anna Kate.

Wade Family Funeral Home
817-274-9233

To send flowers to the family of Donald "Don" Preston Amsden, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers