Donald “Don” Albert Long passed to his eternal heavenly home on Saturday, April 10, 2021, at Fishers.
Don was born Feb. 10, 1935, at Crawfordsville, to L. Russel and Viola M. McCluskey Long, who preceded him in deeath.
Don was a graduate of Crawfordsville High School Class of 1953 and while in high school enjoyed playing drums in the band.
He was a devout Christian and had a fierce love for his Savior and was sure about his heavenly forever home.
He is survived by his wife of 64 ½ years, Susan K. (Thompson) Long; three daughters, Cindy Long, Kathy Lawson and Janet (Scott) Thompson; sister Janet L. Purnell of Cottage Grove, Minnesota; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
A service will be held at Colonial Hills Baptist Church, 8140 Union Chapel Road, Indianapolis, on Monday April 16. Calling is 10:30 a.m. with the service to follow at 11 a.m. There will be a lunch following the service at the church.