|Donald “Red Dog” Sawyers, age 59, of Hamilton, died on Thursday, February 7, 2008, at Ft.
Don was born on April 18, 1948, in Hamilton, the son of L D Sawyers and the late Jacqueline (Hoskins) Sawyers. He was a 1967
graduate of Ross High School. In Hamilton, Ohio, on December 10, 1976, Don married Sherry R. Tompkins. He was employed for 38 years with G. E. retiring in
June of 2003. Don was a U.S. Army Veteran serving during Vietnam with the Blackhorse F-Troop 2nd Battalion of the 11th Calvary. He
enjoyed camping and motorcycling. Don is survived by his wife of over 31 years, Sherry; his father, L D Sawyers of Hamilton; three daughters, Jacqueline
Perkins of Berry, Kentucky, Carolyn Plummer of Hamilton, Ohio, and Cynthia Ford and husband B.J. of St. Paul, Minnesota; five grandchildren Tylor, Taylor,
Tanner, Bobby and Erin. A grandchild, Tristin Perkins, and a brother, Gerald Sawyers, also preceded Don in death. Family and friends will be received at the
Webb Noonan Funeral Home, Ross Avenue at South “D” Street, Hamilton, on Tuesday, February 12, 2008, from 5:30-7:30pm. Services will follow at 7:30pm with
Rev. Kim L. Katterheinrich officiating and a DAV military service. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made in Don’s name to the DAV Chapter
15, P.O. Box 1118, Fairfield, Ohio, 45018-1118.