Donny J. Atwell

March 2, 1974 ~ December 10, 2020 (age 46)


Donny Atwell, age 46, of London, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly on December 10, 2020 due to a heart attack. Donny is now with his parents, Chris and Geraldine Atwell and sister, Karen James in Heaven. Survived by daughters, Samantha and Alexis Atwell; brother and sister-in-law, Lee and Marianne Atwell; nephew, Blake; niece, Haylie; significant other, Jamie Judd; he loved his precious cat, Patches and playing with his brother’s family dog, Echo.

Donny worked at Shoe Sensation in London, Ohio, where he obtained store manager level in a short period of time. He was a graduate of Brooke High School, Class of 1993, where he was a wrestler and all state cross country / track. He was proud to be a graduate of Pittsburgh Culinary Institute.  He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers and Ohio State Buckeyes fan. Donny was outgoing, funny, had a great sense of humor, and loved life.

He was very philanthropic donating not just money and time during his lifetime but after his death by tissue donation which will help many people. Donny was a loving father, brother, and friend and will be deeply missed by all. Due to COVID-19 the family requested private family funeral service at GRAUMLICH FUNERAL HOME which will be livestreaming for all to view on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. on Donny’s tribute page at For those who wish to send flowers, share memories, sign online guest book, and view his online memorial video please visit Donny’s tribute page at

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Private Family Funeral Service
December 16, 2020

10:30 AM
Graumlich Funeral Home
1351 South High Street

Interment following funeral service
December 16, 2020

Kingwood Memorial Park
8230 Columbus Pike
Lewis Center, OH 43035

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