Donald Wesley Garfield1

M, #28268, d. Jan 25, 1972

Chronological Events

Birth* Donald Wesley Garfield was born at Brookfield, Orange County, Vermont, United States
Marriage*after 1937 He married Gladys Luella Williams, daughter of Bert Jones Williams and Rosa Helen Reed, after 1937.1 
Death*Jan 25, 1972 Donald Wesley Garfield died on Jan 25, 1972 at North Augusta, Aiken County, South Carolina, United States.2 
ObituaryJan 28, 1972  OBITUARY: Donald W. Garfield of 814 Tyler Ave. in North Augusta died Tuesday, January 25, 1972.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, January 28, 1972, at Posey’s Funeral Home in North Augusta with the Rev. Lewis McNeil officiating. Burial will be in Pineview Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Garfield was a native of Vermont and lived the past 14 years in North Augusta. A veteran of World War II, he received the Congressional Medal of Honor for service during the Battle of the Buge.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Gladys Williams Garfield, North Augusta; a daughter, Mrs. Elsie M. Hirth, Alexandria, VA; a son, Donald W. Garfield, Providence, R.I; four stepsons, Alfred Knowles, Gerald Knowles, Arthur Knowles and Leon Knowles, Vermont; three stepdaughters, Mrs. Ramona Hardacker and Mrs. Zita Champney, Vermont, and Mrs. Gladys McNeil, North Augusta; two brothers, Charlie Garfield, Stewart, Conn., and Leslie Garfield, Brattleboro, VT; and two sisters, Mrs. Alma Hirt, Stewart, Fla., and Mrs. Evangeline Smart, New Hampshire.

Pallbearers will be Charlie Waller, Wade Bailey, Robert McNeil, Rusty Burgess, Arthur Mathis and C.B. Smith.

Published in the Augusta Chronicle, Augusta, GA, Friday, January 28, 1972.2
Burial*Jan 28, 1972 He was buried on Jan 28, 1972 at Pineview Memorial Gardens Cemetery, North Augusta, Aiken County, South Carolina, United States, as stated in the obituary.3 


Gladys Luella Williams b. May 8, 1902, d. Nov 27, 1983


  1. [S4094] State of Vermont, Death Record - Vermont -
  2. [S19] Obituary - Online, Newspaper or Funeral Home.
  3. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Malcolm McKown, Colorado, United States. Also check, Death Certificates &