He was married to Elaine T. Pascucci with whom he celebrated their 44th wedding anniversary on April 24, 2015.
Born in Everett, MA, he was the son of the late Michael C. and Lillian Pascucci. He graduated from Arlington High School with the class of 1966.
He proudly served with the U.S. National Guard from 1968 to 1974.
Donald had worked for many years as a machinist.
He was an outdoor man, who enjoyed hiking, being at the beach and going antiquing.
Donald’s greatest joy was spending time with his family.
Besides his wife he is survived by three sons, Donald J. Pascucci of Dracut, MA, David M. Pascucci and his wife, Samantha Yang of Waltham, MA and Robert Pascucci and his fiancé, Michelle Jackson of Pepperell, MA; a brother, Michael E. Pascucci of Brockton, MA; a brother-in-law, John W. and his wife, Jeanne Casey Jr. of Lynn, MA; two sisters-in-law, Sister Nancy the order of St. Francis of Rochester, MN and Joan and her husband, George Cheney of Peabody, MA; and 3 grandchildren, Jayla, Chase and Cara Bell; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
His Family would like to thank Dr. Anamur and all the staff for years of care from the Cancer Center at Lowell General Hospital, and also the wonderful care and kindness from Circle Home Health and Hospice Care.
Visiting hours Thurs. 3 to 6 P.M. with a Funeral Service at 6P.M. Family and friends will gather Fri. at 10AM at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, MA to go in procession to the Pine Ridge Cemetery, Chelmsford for a graveside service at 11AM. Memorials may be made in his name to the LGH Cancer Center, 295 Varnum Ave., Lowell, MA 01852 or to the Lowell Humane Society, 951 Broadway St., Lowell, MA 01854. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.