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Don passed away on Wednesday night. Don spent most of his CID career in the crime lab. He served in CID crime labs from 1964 to 1979. He retired from the Army after 21 years. After he retired from the FDLE, he worked as a private examiner for a number of years. Don trained the person who trained me as a document examiner, so I always considered him my grandfather in the profession. He will be missed. His obituary can be found at http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/timesunion/obituary.aspx?n=don-quinn&pid=166171445&fhid=11097#fbLog gedOut.
|By Louise "Mickey" Head (Cidaa1) on Friday, August 02, 2013 - 02:13 pm: Edit|
CW4 (Ret) Don Quinn, 78, passed away 31 July 2013 in Jacksonville, FL. Don was born 18 September 1934 in Asheville, NC. He was a graduate of East Tennessee State University with a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice. He retired from the U S Army after 21 years with final assignments in the Questioned Documents Division of the Crime Lab. He later retired after 20 years in the Florida Department of Law Enforcement Crime Lab. After full retirement, Don successfully ran a private practice in Questioned Documents examination until 2013. He loved drag racing at Pecan Park and restoring classic cars. He was a great family man who embraced his family and half of the neighborhood. He was preceded in death by Barbara Quinn, his wife of 50 plus years and also by Viola Williams his mother. Survivors include three Daughters Donna Kordenbrock, Stacey Lockhart (Mike) and Shelly Prozzi (Mark); and a Son Steve Quinn; 7 Grandchildren: Harley, Savannah, Jessie, Peyton, Caleb, Gray and Kylee. Appreciation goes out to Beaches Baptist Nursing Staff, specifically Patti, the angel and McGraw Center for Caring Hospice. Visitation will be held on Saturday, 3 August 2013 from 1:30 to 2:30 at Hardage Giddens Chapel Hills, 850 St Johns Bluff Rd No, Jacksonville, FL. Funeral Services will immediately follow at 2:30 in the Chapel. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hardage-giddenschapelhills.com Please Sign the Guestbook @ Jacksonville.com.