BLOOMINGTON — Donald D. "Don" McGillivray, 90, of Boerne, Texas, formerly of Bloomington, and former president of Funk Seeds International in Bloomington, passed away Nov. 14, 2018, at his retirement community, Morningside Ministries at Menger Springs, in Boerne, Texas.
His memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Memorial Home, Bloomington. Visitation will be from 9 to 10:30 a.m. prior to services at the memorial home. Inurnment will be in Funks Grove Cemetery, McLean. Memorials may be directed to Illinois Agricultural Leadership Foundation, 402 N. Hershey Road, Bloomington, IL, 61704.
Don was born Aug. 28, 1928, in Muscatine, Iowa, the only child of Walter Clark and Pearl Elizabeth Potter McGillivray. He married Betty Jo Anderson on June 24, 1951, in Muscatine, Iowa.
Surviving are his loving wife of 67 years, Betty McGillivray, Boerne, Texas; two daughters, Ann (Tim) Barsch, Fredericksburg, Texas, and Jean (Doug) Pitts, Glen Mills, Pa.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Condolences and memories of Don may be shared with the family at kiblerbradyruestman.com.