Donald L. Joines

Donald L. Joines, age 73 of Maryville, IL, born August 30, 1944 in East St. Louis, IL, passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at Eden Village Care Center in Glen Carbon, IL.

Donald was a retired baker after 32 years of service with the Continental Baking Company. After retiring, he worked for First Student as a bus driver for 10 years. In his earlier years, he was his daughter’s softball coach for the Collinsville Khoury League and Butterfields Red Devils.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lewis and Ruth nee Colmer Joines; two sisters: Shirley Woodward and Eloise Hayes; and a brother-in-law, Hugh Canaday.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy “Dottie” nee Mealiff Joines, whom he married May 16, 1992; three daughters: Tina (John) Hamilton of O’Fallon, IL, Robin Waldron of Granite City, IL, and Angela (Darrin) Kimes of Smithton, IL; eight grandchildren: Eric Mitchell, Ryan, Sara and Michael Hamilton, DJ Waldron, Brooke Vollmer, Brennin and Haley Kimes; three great grandchildren: Jacoby Cruz, Eric Mitchell Jr. and Brooklyn Mitchell; two sisters-in-law, MaryAnn Canaday of Belleville, IL and Virginia (Grant) Bergmann of Plano, TX; several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 9am to 11am on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Barry Wilson Funeral Home, Maryville, IL.

Funeral service will be at 11am following the visitation with Rev. Rob Roy and Mary Arnold officiating. Burial will be in Lake View Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Fairview Heights, IL.

Memorials may be made to Eden Village Care Center and will be received at the funeral home.

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