Donald “Don” Telles Correira, 88, Warsaw, died at 1:20 a.m. Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at his residence.
He was born April 29, 1933, in Fall River, Mass., to Francelina Raposa Telles Correira and Alvino Silva Correira.
Don enlisted in the military and served his country for four years in the Army and dedicated another four years in the Air Force. At the time of his honorable discharge, he had obtained the rank of staff sergeant.
He married Elizabeth Louise in 1953; she died July 23, 1993. On Jan. 16, 1994, he married Glenda “Glennie” Virginia Tuttle; she survives.
Don’s life will be celebrated at 4 p.m. Saturday, July 17 at New Life Christian Church and World Outreach, 744 S. 325 E., Warsaw, and officiated by his sons-in-law, Pastor John B. Lowe and Deacon Gregory Kiley. Friends and family are welcome visit prior to the service from 2 to 4 p.m. Don will be laid to rest at St. John’s Cemetery in Clyde, N.Y., and at Oakwood Cemetery in Warsaw.
Arrangements were entrusted to Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home, Warsaw.
Memorial donations may be directed to Kosciusko Home Care & Hospice, P.O. Box 1196, Warsaw, IN 46581-1196; or to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.