Zane H. Donaldson, 1946-2023

Zane H. Donaldson  was born Friday, April 5, 1946 in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania .

he died Monday, July 17, 2023. his recorded age was 77.

he was a veteran  of the Marine Corps and served in the Vietnam War.

his remains can be found at Flint Cemetery in plot 6  - lot 67  - space #3 NE Corner (view map) .
Arrangements were made by Schoedinger Funeral Service. The burial took place on Monday, July 24, 2023.
Contact Walnut Grove and Flint Cemeteries for more information.

Zane H. Donaldson, age 77, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania passed away on July 17th, 2023 in Dublin, Ohio with his loving wife by his side. Zane was the son of the late Zane and Emma Donaldson. Zane is survived by his wife, Jamie; daughter, Kaitlyn (Benjamin) Donaldson-Harr; adored grandchildren, Nolan and Brinley Harr; and brothers, David (Linda) Donaldson and Richard Donaldson. Zane served his country as a crew chief in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War and served as a helicopter pilot in the National Guard. When he returned home he helped with the building of the US Steel Tower in Pittsburgh, PA. He also served his community as a police officer for Monroeville PD, but he ultimately returned to flying as a EMS pilot and retired from LifeFlight. Zane loved to socialize with family and friends. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle and being a member of the Old Road Hogs and the Blue Knights. He was also a proud member of the Seven Springs Ski Patrol, and a Freemason. He enjoyed the occasional golf outing and going shooting. His most favorite thing though was his Wednesday morning breakfast dates with all of his buddies at Kings. A graveside service will take place on Monday, July 24, 2023 at 1:00pm at Flint Cemetery 8187 Flint Road, Columbus Ohio 43235. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation or the DAV National Service Foundation.