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Michael Leo Donberger

Charleston, AR, 1969 - 2014

Michael Leo Donberger, 44, of Charleston, Ark., passed away Jan. 24, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark. He was born Dec. 14, 1969, in Little Rock, Ark., to Johnny Lee Donberger and Linda Leo Mainard Donberger. He is a 1988 graduate of Charleston High School and Northwest Arkansas Vocational Technical School in Springdale, Ark., a diesel mechanic and a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Charleston. He was preceded in death by his father; and his grandparents, Henry & Ida Donberger and Leo & Faye Mainard.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014 at Smith Mortuary Chapel with interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Charleston, under the direction of Smith Mortuary of Charleston, Ark.
He is survived by his wife, Tanya Stubblefield Donberger; two daughters, Ashley and Tessa Donberger both of Ozark, Ark.; his mother, Linda Donberger of Charleston; and one brother, Gary and wife Karen of Charleston.
Pall Bearers will be Roy Day, Damond Gregory, Jackie Lewis, Charlie Rofkahr, Travis Squires and Scott "Cooter" Bland. Honorary pall bearers will be Ray Aday, John Cearley, Dale Rice, Mike Smith, Brian Ellison, Richard Nelson and Randy Chambers and Cletus Davis.
The family will visit with friends on Tuesday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Smith Mortuary.
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Published January 27, 2014