Donald L. Paris

  • Born: May 3, 1937
  • Died: March 11, 2019
  • Location: Strongsville, Ohio

Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

7501 Ridge Road
Parma, OH 44129
Tel. (440) 842-7800

Tribute & Message From The Family

On Monday, March 11, 2019, Donald L. Paris, loving husband, father, and grandfather passed away at the age of 81. Donald was born on May 3, 1937 in Dixonville, Pennsylvania. Donald worked for MTD Products for over 40 years. Donald was preceded in death by his Mother and Father, his five brothers and sisters, Agnes, Anne, Janet, Joseph, and George, and his wife of 50 years, Susan D. Paris. Donald is survived by his Daughter, Heidi Edwards and her husband, Bob Edwards, his son, Scott Paris, his three beloved grandchildren, Olivia Edwards, Robert Edwards, and Samantha Edwards, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Donald was an amateur cook, historian, and comedian. More than anything, he adored his wife, children, and grandchildren. A viewing will be had at the Busch Funeral Home on Friday March 15, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at 7501 Ridge Road, Parma, Ohio 44129. Additional viewing will be at the Strongsville United Methodist Church at 13500 Royalton Road, Strongsville, Ohio 44136 on Saturday March 16, 2019 at 9:00 a.m., followed by services at 10:00 a.m. Interment at Woodvale Cemetery. Donations can be made in lieu of sending flowers to either the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, or the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research. 440-842-7800


Condolence & Memory Journal

My deepest condolences to the Paris family. Don lived his life a very humble, kind and benevolent soul. The Kingdom of Heaven, Don now for glorious eternity you within the loving spirit of our Divine Lord !!!

Posted by Milan Djurkovic - Mission, TX - Coworker   September 08, 2019


So sorry we were out of town for the visitation and service. Please know that our prayers have been with you all.

Posted by Don and Barb Shearer - Strongsville, OH - Family Friend   March 24, 2019


Sorry for your loss Scott & Heidi

Posted by Rosie Craft - 221 Kraft St Berea, OH - Family Friend   March 15, 2019

I worked with Don for over twenty years. We had a mutual admiration for one another which led to a great friendship. Will miss you greatly my friend! Peace be with you and your family.

Posted by Mike McLoughlin - Hinckley, OH   March 15, 2019

I think the things I'll miss most about Don are his hugs and his AWESOME laugh!! He has a lot of friends that will miss him. He touched many hearts. Hugs to his family♥.

Posted by Lisa Z - Strongsville, OH   March 13, 2019

A lovely, kind man and a good friend for almost 50 years. He will be missed by many.

Posted by Sandra srustad6783 Rustad - Centerville, OH - Family Friend   March 12, 2019

My deepest condolences to you and your family. May you find comfort in the many beautiful memories you have of him.

Posted by Susan Fischer - Derby, NY - Family   March 12, 2019

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