Thursday, November 29, 2018

Obituary: Donald M. Baldwin, 71, Hinsdale

Donald M. Baldwin Loving Husband, Father, and Grandfather
Donald M. Baldwin, 71, of 506 Rte 446, Hinsdale, passed away unexpectedly, Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at home. Born May 10, 1947, in Cuba, he was a son of Archie and Ethel Walters Baldwin.  On November 18, 1988 he married the former Jennifer Near who survives.
Don worked for Buffalo Crushed Stone for 50 years retiring in 2016. 
He collected hats, loved his cat Charlene, and tractors.  He was a devoted and loving husband, father and grandfather.  He will be remembered for always liking to joke around and just being happy all the time.
He is survived by his wife, Jennifer of Hinsdale; his children, Tina (Samuel) Baldwin Lockwood of Cuba, Lynn Baldwin Hoopes of Friendship, William (Rachel) Baldwin of Cuba, Douglas Baldwin of Morristown, TN, Daniel Baldwin of Cuba and Erin Baldwin of Morristown, TN; 10 Grandchildren-Tiffany, Samantha, Brittany, Joshua, Jessica, Michael, Cole, Katlyn, Shelby, and Sabrina; 7 Great Grandchildren; Several Nieces and Nephews. In addition to his parents he was predeceased by a brother John Baldwin and two sisters Marjorie and Shirley Baldwin. Family services will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to the American Kidney Foundation or to the American Diabetes Foundation.  Arrangements are under direction of the Mark F. Rinker Funeral Home & Memorial Service, Inc., Cuba.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at