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From: Buddy Kennedy <>
Subject: [PACAMBRI] obit
Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2013 07:07:49 -0600


Donald Eugene Komara
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Feb. 5, 1932 - Feb. 3, 2013
Donald Eugene Komara
Donald Eugene Komara, 80, of Nashville, GA, died Sunday, Feb. 3, at his residence.
He was born February 5, 1932 in Johnstown, PA to the late John Fitzgerald Komara and the late Bernadine Hockey. He graduated from Johnstown Catholic High School and then served in the Army with the 101st Airborne Division in Korea and Germany.
He worked for Boeing Corp. in California, New Orleans, Fort Walton Beach, and Huntsville as a mechanical engineer. He was involved in adapting the seating in the making of the Moon Buggy.
He moved to Stuart, FL in 1975 and began Ace Signs where he produced art work and hand lettered signs in the footsteps of his father. He retired in 2006 and moved to Nashville, GA - his favorite deer hunting location. He attended the Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Lakeland.
He was preceded in death by a son, Gregory Komara; sister, Mary Louise Brett; and brothers, Jack and Dick Komara.
He is survived by his wife, Valerie Porteous Komara of Nashville; four sons, Donald Komara of Ft. Worth, TX, Larry (Amanda) Komara of Pulaski, TN, Mark (Vicki) Komara of Huntsville, and Jeffery (Suzanne) Komara of Huntsville; sister, Olga Mae Evans of Raleigh, NC; 10 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, Feb. 7, at 11AM in the Chapel of Lovein Funeral Home. Visitation is Thursday one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, make contributions to the Queen of Peace Catholic Church Building Fund.
Lovein Funeral Home, Nashville, GA.

Published in The Huntsville Times from February 5 to February 6, 2013




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