Donald Keith Shields died June 19, 2016 at the age of 66. He was born June 24, 1949 in Glendale.
An Oakhurst resident for 11 years, he was chief operations officer, was a member of Kiwanis, and enjoyed golfing.
Mr. Shields was preceded in death by his mother, Elaine Johns-Ward, and step daughter, Cristina Heuer.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Dianna; step-children, Craig Dingwall of Las Vegas, Nev., Larry Grewell and spouse Denise of Coarsegold, and Marca Gurule and husband Andrew of Marietta, Georgia; eight step-grandchildren; and six great step-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held 11 a.m., July 29, at Sierra Vista Presbyterian Church.
Donations can be made in his name to Eastern Madera County SPCA, P.O. Box 1314, Oakhurst, Ca., 93644, or St. Agnes Hospice, P.O. Box 27350, Fresno, Ca., 93729-9804.