Donald “Donnie” William Denmark, Sr.

November 26, 1954 - November 6, 2019

Donald “Donnie” William Denmark, Sr., 64, of Romney, WV died peacefully at home on November 6, 2019 after a long battle with cancer.

He is preceded in death by (2) sisters, Frances and Peggy.  He is survived by (3) sons; Donald Denmark, Jr., Tyler Robertson and Terrence Denmark, (2) daughters, (1) step-son, AJ Weeks, (2) grandchildren; Hailey and Ashton Denmark, (3) sisters; Linda Denmark, Wanda Flores and Penny Cooper.  Donnie is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and more family friends than can be named.

Donnie was born on November 26, 1954 in Romney, WV to the late Phyllis Barr and was raised by his grandmother, Helen Denmark.  Donald was well known to many as “Donnie” or “Big D” and was a regular fixture in Romney his entire life.  He was a friend to many and was dearly loved.  He will be deeply missed.

Friends will be received on Sunday, November 10, 2019 from 1 PM until time of service at 2 PM at Shaffer Funeral Home in Romney.  Interment to follow at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery in Romney.

Inquiries may be directed to Shaffer Funeral Home, 304.822.3511


Carter Wagoner November 7, 2019

5 condolences for “Donald “Donnie” William Denmark, Sr.”

  1. Donnie you were a special kinda man, ornery with that twinkle in your eyes that everyone knew meant you were up to something. I will miss you my friend, as will all the people who rolled out yesterday to say goodbye to you. Love you darlin.

  2. Donnie – You were part of our family – We will miss you and your smile.

    Our prayers and thoughts for everyone.

    DaVita Renal Center of Keyser

  3. Donnie was a rare gem. Always had a smile on his face, seen the good in everyone and stayed positive throughout his sickness. Donnie will be missed. Prayers for the whole family! He loved you all unconditionally xoxo

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