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Obituary: Donald Shemeld

Donald Shemeld, 83, of Kingman passed away May 6, 2017. He was born March 1, 1934 in Sheffield, England to John and Kathleen Shemeld and raised by his step mother, Hilda Shemeld.

Donald is survived by his wife of 58 years, Margaret Rose Shemeld of Kingman; son, Dean Shemeld; daughter, Alison Shemeld; granddaughter, Angela Shemeld of Kingman; brother, Peter Shemeld, and sister, Christine Cliff of Sheffield, England.

He is preceded in death by his parents, step-mother, and brother, Jack Shemeld.

Donald was schooled in England and received a technical degree as a tool and die sinker in the engineering trade.

He was a beloved husband, father and grandfather. Donald loved spending time with friends and family and enjoyed soccer, tennis and music. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

Private services are being held by his family at Mohave Memorial Funeral Home, Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 1 p.m., located at 4764 N. Stockton Hill Road. Services were placed in the care of Mohave Memorial Funeral and Cremation Services. Thoughts and condolences can be sent to the Shemeld family at

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