Donald G. Flye


 Donald G. Flye, 76, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, September 27th. He was born November 17, 1935 in Danbury, son of the late James and Jane (Dibble) Flye. Donald attended Danbury Schools and graduated from Danbury High School in 1955. A Navy veteran, he served his country from 1955 until 1959. He was employed at Sperry Rail Service for 30 years, Just Ask Rental and Southworth, both of New Milford. Donald was quick to help others, he was always willing to share his life's stories with those around him. He faithfully attended the First Assembly of God in New Milford, and accepted the Lord as his Savior on April 20, 1997. Donald was an avid fisherman and multi-talented craftsman. Donald leaves behind his wife, Donna (Andrews) Flye; daughters, Rebecca Flye, Elizabeth (Flye) Lussier and her husband Matthew; and a brother, James Flye of Middletown Springs, VT. He was predeceased by two brothers, Robert and George Flye and two sisters, Evelyn Flye and Sandi (Flye) Grippin. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM on Monday, October 1st at Brookfield Funeral Home, 786 Federal Rd., Brookfield. Interment will be at the direction of the family. The family will receive friends between the hours of 10 and 12 PM on Monday at the funeral home. In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Donald's memory may be made to the New Milford Animal Welfare Society, 8 Dodd Rd., New Milford, CT 06776.