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Donald James Budner III

April 30, 1986 ~ April 19, 2023 (age 36) 36 Years Old


Donald James Budner III, 36, of O’Hara Township passed away on Wednesday, April 19, 2023 at Allegheny Valley Hospital, Natrona Heights, Harrison Twp.

He was born April 30, 1986 in Pittsburgh to the late Donald James Budner, II and Karen L. (Shook) Rummel of Lower Burrell.

He was a 2004 graduate of Fox Chapel Area High School. Donald furthered his education by obtaining an associate degree in office management from Bidwell Training Center, Pittsburgh. Donald was employed as Head Chef at the Tavern In The Wall, Aspinwall for over 20 years.

He was an avid bowler, guitar player, was fond of heavy metal and rock n roll music and loved wrestling.

In addition to his mother mentioned above, he is survived by his sister, Kaylyn L. (William) Klems of Allegheny Twp., and his nephew, Carson Granado.

Donald was preceded in death by his father mentioned above, and his paternal grandparents, Donald James (Diana R. Yalenti) Budner and his maternal grandparents, William (Mary McCready) Shook.

 At the family’s request, there will be no visitation or ceremonies. The Dennis J. Daugherty Funeral Home, 324 Fourth Street, Freeport, PA 16229. (724-295-3100) is assisting the family with cremation arrangements.

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