Donald E. “Bud” Dove, 65, of Carlisle,
passed away on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at Carlisle Regional Medical Center. He was born on July 3, 1951
in Bloomsburg, and was the son of the late Donald D. and Vonda M. (Bitler) Dove.
Bud was a 1970 graduate of Bloomsburg High School. Bud was a master of many trades. He
worked as a house painter, in fire restoration, on the railroads, and served as a PA State Constable. Bud
loved animals and the outdoors. He was an avid artist and a car and motorcycle enthusiast.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 30 years, Marge E. (Failor) Dove, one son, Colby (wife, Heather) Dove of Carlisle,
one daughter, Krystal Dove (husband, Dereck) Holter of Carlisle, one sister, Sheila Dove (husband, Mark) Jones of Bloomsburg
and many nieces and nephews.
will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 17, 2016 followed by funeral services at 11:30 a.m. in the Ewing Brothers
Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St, Carlisle, with Pastor Alan Myers, Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Cumberland
Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle. Memorial contributions may be made to Carlisle Area Dog Parks Assoc.,
P. O. Box 1016, Carlisle, PA 17013.
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so sorry for your loss, love you guys
Sarah, Brad and Logan Chestnut
Marge, Colby and Krystal - I am
very sorry to hear of your loss. Praying for you all.
One of my best friends through junior
and senior high. So sorry for the family's loss. Bud had a contagious smile. I'm sure it will be missed.
and prayers for you, Marge, and your family.
Marge, Thinking of you and your family at this time. Donald will be
sorry to hear about Bud. Marge, I'm a classmate of Bud's who was in Carlisle in April. I called to come visit, but
never got a callback. If you would like to call me, my cell number is 570-441-3610. Call any time. God Bless.
Our most heartfelt condolences
& Faye Lingenfelter
Although we did not know Bud,
we are working with his sister, Sheila, and have heard heartfelt stories, so we feel like vicarious friends. We share his
love for animals and are sending our gift to the Carlisle Area Dog Parks. Please accept our sincere condolences and our
warmest thoughts to Buds family (and his family of friends) at this time. The OPA office at Bloomsburg University
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