Gerald Donnini, 56, of Cassville, died March 20, 2009, from injuries sustained in a traffic accident in McDonald County.
Mr. Donnini was born March 6, 1953, in Wilkes-Barre, Penn., the son of Michael and Ruth Donnini. He was an Army veteran. He was owner and operator of "Two Dog" Karaoke for 10 years. He was president of 7 Valleys Chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse and was state representative and treasurer of BACA.
He married Marcia Arndt on March 15, 1996, in Eureka Springs, Ark., and she survives.
Additional survivors include: one son, Jerry Donnini Jr., of Springfield; four daughters, Melissa Yonker and Tracy Price, both of Pierce City, Becky Vore, of Rogers, Ark., and Julie Gibson, of Cassville; one brother, James Donnini, of Cassville; three sisters, Mari Pryor, of Cassville, Melena Donnini, of Mountain Grove and Leta Green, of Pierce City; and nine grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Billy Elrod.
Services will be 2 p.m. tomorrow, March 25, at White Funeral Home in Cassville with words of comfort by Chad Bennett. Burial will be at Monett IOOF Cemetery with military honors conducted by Tom Wolfe Memorial Post 4207 Monett Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today, March 24, at the funeral home.