Donald James Karam

September 10, 1959 ~ March 6, 2022 (age 62)


Donald James Karam passed away peacefully in his home March 6, 2022 with his father by his side.  He was born Sept. 10, 1959 in Akron, Ohio.  He resided in Copley, Ohio  with his parents, Jim & Kathy Karam. Donnie was cared for his entire life by his mom & dad in the utmost loving home with unwavering dedication, devotion and selflessness.

Donnie was a pure sweet loving soul who was loved dearly by many.  He attended Hattie Larlham,  Constant Companions Adult Day Program in Barberton, Ohio.  Donnie generously gave hugs & kisses unconditionally and loved celebrating family birthdays the most. His only request, was your attention.  His big smile and laughter will be forever missed.

Donald was preceded in death by his mother, Kathleen Karam.  He is survived by his father, James Karam; his sister, Sherry Nelson; nephews, Kyle (Erin) Nelson, Tyler (Brittany) Nelson; great nephew, Mason James Nelson and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. 

Calling hours 5-8p.m. Thursday at Ciriello and Carr Funeral Home, 39 S. Miller Rd. in Fairlawn, where funeral services will be held at 10a.m. Friday, Pastor Keith Hejnal officiating. Interment at Rose Hill Burial Park.

If preferred, donations can be made to: Hattie Larlham Constant Companions, 33 3rd St. SE #103, Barberton, OH 44203


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March 10, 2022

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ciriello-Carr Memorial Home
39 S. Miller Rd
Fairlawn, OH 44333

Funeral Service
March 11, 2022

10:00 AM
Ciriello-Carr Memorial Home
39 S. Miller Rd
Fairlawn, OH 44333

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