Husband of the late Ann M. (Murray) Ort. Father of Carol (David) Burkhardt, John (Catherine), Edward, Donald, Patricia (Alan) King and the late Michael Ort. Grandfather of Jennifer (Dale) Ranney, Kenneth (Laura) Burkhardt, Jonathan (Nicole) and Donald E. Ort, Ann (Bryan) Delmont, Alan King and Mary King. Great-grandfather of seven. Brother of Janet, Joyce and the late Jean. Also survived by nieces and nephews.
A mass of Christian Burial was at St. Teresa’s Church.
Donald was retired Director of Licensing and Inspections for the City of Buffalo, a WW II Navy Veteran and a lifelong fitness enthusiast and handball player, winning many tournaments at the Downtown YMCA.