Donald Biddick, 95
Donald Biddick, age 95 of Monroeville, Pa., and formerly of Nashua, died Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at the Concordia Assisted Living in Monroeville.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at United Methodist Church in Nashua with Rev. John Tunnicliff officiating.
Interment will be held in Riverside Cemetery, Rockford, with Stan Mehmen, Kyle Mehmen, Leland Zwanziger, Rob Robb, Karmen Mehmen, and Kerri Mehmen serving as pallbearers.
Friends may greet the family from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, at Hugeback-Johnson Funeral Home & Crematory/Olson Chapel in Nashua. Visitation continues an hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday.
Online condolences for Donald’s family may be left at hugebackfuneralhome.com.
Donald Moore Biddick was born May 12, 1923, in rural Floyd County, the son of Frank and Gertrude (Moore) Biddick.
He attended rural country school near Rockford and graduated from Rockford High School in 1940.
During World War II Don’s brother was called to duty, leaving him to stay home and tend to the family farm.
During his time in high school, he met Dorothy Holl and they fell in love. The couple was married April 2, 1946, at the Little Brown Church in Nashua. To this union, two children were born.
Don at first began hauling milk for local farmers in the Rockford area for several years. The couple moved east of Nashua where they farmed for numerous years before purchasing a farm west of Nashua in 1956. Don farmed there until 1979 when the couple moved to Nashua.
Don enjoyed fishing, woodworking and playing cards with friends. Don and Dorothy had a passion for traveling.
The couple had a motorhome they enjoyed driving all over the United States to see the different picturesque sights and places. They also traveled overseas, spending time in many different countries.
Don was an active member of the United Methodist Church in Nashua.
Don is survived by one son, John (Carol) Biddick of Lafayette, Colo.; one daughter, Marilyn (David) Hults of Murrysville, Pa.; six grandchildren, Eric (Lovetta) Biddick, Brian Biddick, Keri (Chad Maney) Biddick, Shawn Hults, Sara (Rob) Robb, and Amanda (John) Todd; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Dorothy in 2007; and a brother, Max Biddick.