Donald Lee Sperzel, 68, left his earthly body on July 18, after spending 4 months in various medical facilities and less than a day in the Hosparus Inpatient hospice unit. In his teens, Donnie was a member of a locally popular rock band, The Centrics, who won the very first WHAS Crusade for Children Combo Contest. Donnie worked as a project manager at Ready Electric for 22 years before starting Sperzel Electric. His favorite project was the Kentucky Center for the Arts. Donnie was an active member of the Jeffersonville Knights of Columbus, having held the office of Grand Knight several times. He was preceded in death by his parents Jack and Jean Ann (Osborne) Sperzel, his sister Linda Agnew (Bud) and his brother Bill Sperzel (Lois).
Donnie is survived by his wife of nearly 50 years, Ceil (Chapman) Sperzel, and his children, Casey and Lindsey.
Visitation will be held Sunday, July 21, noon – 4 p.m. at Naville Seabrook Funeral Home, 1119 E. Market St., New Albany, Indiana, with a Celebration of Life service commencing at 4 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Donnie’s memory may be directed to the Retired Senior Volunteer Program, 1307 E. Elm St., New Albany.
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Retired Senior Volunteer Program
1307 E. Elm St., New Albany IN 47150