In memory of
Donald Fields 91, of Carmel, IN, passed away peacefully in his home on February 11, 2017. He was born August 12, 1925 in Elwood, IN, son of Mahlon and Ethel Myerly Fields. Prior to Don joining the US Navy in 1945, he served in the Merchant Marines. He had a 32 year career in research and development with General Motors, Gas Turbine - Allison Transmission Plant. Don was a member of the Carmel Golden K Kiwanis as well as the Janus Development Services in Noblesville. In addition to his parents, Don was preceded in death by his wife of 69 years, Betty; son, Donnie; daughter, Laurel l; grandson, Spencer; 3 sisters and 4 brothers. Survivors include his children, Paula (Harold), Melissa (John), Spencer (Celeste) and Kim (Eric); 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and special friend, Millie. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 20, 2017 in Carmel Friends Church, with visitation beginning at 1 p.m. Please visit www.bussellfamilyfunerals.com to share your condolence and read Don's complete obituary. Arrangements: Bussell Family Funerals, Carmel-Westfield.
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