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Donald "Don" J. Tarvainis

March 2, 1944 October 15, 2018
Donald "Don" J.  Tarvainis
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Obituary for Donald "Don" J. Tarvainis

Donald J. “Don” Tarvainis, age 74 of Carrollton, passed away October 15, 2018. He was born March 2, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois, son of the late Albert J. Tarvainis and Agnes Herstowski Tarvainis. He proudly served in the United States Air Force and worked for Eastern Airlines as an aviation mechanic for more than 23 years. He is survived by his loving wife, Rita Bordelon Tarvainis of Carrollton; children, Sherry (Buddy) Love of Newnan, Wendy (Don) Hanshaw of Knoxville, TN, Scott (Rana) Biggs of McDonough, GA, and Sean (Christa) Biggs of Atlanta; sisters, Gerri Garbrau of Wisconsin, and Elaine Wright of Punta Gorda, FL; brother, Kenny Tarvainis of Naperville, IL; four grandchildren, Joey Love, Ashlee Biggs, Kelsie Bennett, and Jonathan Bennett; and two great grandchildren, Braelynn Bennett and Blakely Roberts. In keeping with the family’s wishes, his body has been cremated and a memorial service will be announced at a later date. Messages of condolences can be sent to the family at .

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Cremation has taken place. Memorial Service will be announced later.

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