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Donald L. Morehouse

March 27, 1943 - May 6, 2021

U.S. Veteran

A memorial service to celebrate Don’s life will be announced at a later date. Interment with full military honors will take place at Ft. Custer National Cemetery. Memorial contributions in his memory may be made to Turkey Tracks Hunt Michigan, DC Strong or Friends of the Greater Plainwell Veteran’s Memorial.

Age 78, passed away on Thursday, May 6, 2021. Don was born in South Haven, Michigan on March 27, 1943, the son of the late Merle D. and Wilma J. (DeFriest) Morehouse. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, guns, shooting and fishing. Don built three houses during his lifetime and was a member of the “Electrified Amish”. He officiated many rocket football games in its early days and coached his son’s baseball teams. Don, who had a unique palate, especially loved peanut butter and mayo sandwiches and mudslides. He also loved making memories with his kids and grandkids. Don is survived by his wife, Nancy (Frampton) Morehouse; children, Chris (Patty) and Arron (Jamie) Morehouse and Brandy (Jake) Wheatley; five grandchildren; twin sister, Donna (Jerry) Gorton; brother, Merle (Bonnie) Morehouse and sister, Julie (Harold) Brantley; and an assortment of semi-adopted kids and family members. A memorial service to celebrate Don’s life will be announced at a later date. Interment with full military honors will take place at Ft. Custer National Cemetery. Memorial contributions in his memory may be made to Turkey Tracks Hunt Michigan, DC Strong or Friends of the Greater Plainwell Veteran’s Memorial.