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Obituary for Donald West Brinningstaull

Donald Brinningstaull, age 87 of Gun Lake, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, at his home. Donald was born on February 5, 1932 in Mullikin, MI to George and Donna (West) Brinningstaull. A hardworking family man, Donald worked for Bradford White for 42 years driving truck and was a proud member of the Teamsters Union. When he was younger he enjoyed hunting and fishing. He grew to love NASCAR and especially enjoyed traveling. He was so happy to finally find true love again in his wife, Barbara. They spent many winters in Arizona and Florida together. Donald is survived by his son, Michael (Lori) Brinningstaull; daughter, Vicky Stutz; 6 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; 7 great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his dear wife, Barbara (Meyers) Brinningstaull; son, Jim Brinngstaull; brother, Alden Brinningstaull; sister, Shirley Rossetter. Memorial contributions may be made to the Barry County Humane Society. Please visit to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Donald’s family.