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Donald G. “Kat” Julian, 72, of Lancaster, passed away unexpectedly at his residence on October 5, 2016. He was born August 7, 1944 in Lancaster to the late Charles and Coral (Kern) Julian. Don retired after 42 years of service with Anchor Hocking. He enjoyed a good round of golf, following Amanda Clearcreek football, loved family times and good food around the table.
“Mr. Julian” is survived by his loving wife of 26 years, Tonya (Byrne) Julian; daughter, Jody (Jim) Altman; sons, Dustin (Kara) Brown and Aaron Brown; grandchildren, Kasey, Daniel, Olivia, Taylor, Jadyn, Shayde, Mercer, and the sunshine of his life, McKenzie; sister, Charlene (Bill) Geraghty; sisters-in-law, Carolyn Julian and Tinker (Scott) Allums; brothers, Ed (Carren) Julian, and Keith (Marlene) Julian; and special friends, Therese and Mike Pridemore; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.  In addition to his parents, Don was preceded in death by his brother Gary Julian.
Funeral service will be 11:00 A.M. Monday, October 10, 2016 at the Taylor Funeral Home in Amanda with Chaplain Karl Hartmann officiating. Cremation to follow.  Friends may call Sunday from 3-7 P.M. at the funeral home.  Honoring his three special fur babies, the family request memorial contributions to Fairfield Area Humane Society, 1721 Granville Pike, Lancaster, OH  43130 in Don’s memory

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To the family of Donald "Kat" Julian

         Sorry for the loss of your husband, father, and friend. We pray for your strength and peace in your time of grieving.  Tim and Sharon

Tim & Sharon Milbaugh Oct 16 2016 12:00 AM

Tonya and Family,
My deepest sympathy to you and your family. Wishing you prayers and comfort of loving memories.

Donna Peters

Donna Peters Oct 9 2016 12:00 AM

Tonya and family,
Sorry to hear about your loss. Mike enjoyed working and playing golf with Donny. Lots of good memories.
Our prayers and sympathy are with you.

Mike Dufner Family Oct 8 2016 12:00 AM

Dear Tonya and family,
Words can not express how sorry I am for your loss.  Kat will be greatly missed by so many.  I always enjoyed being around him...he always brought a smile to my face!  Hang on tight to all the good memories and take comfort that he is resting.

Cindy Argyle Oct 8 2016 12:00 AM

Tonya and Family,
Please just let me express my sympathy for your loss.  My prayer for all of you at this time would be that the memories you share of Kat would provide comfort during this time of pain.  God Bless

Sky Gettys Oct 7 2016 12:00 AM

Tonya and family. So sorry to see the passing of Kat. You are in my thoughts and prayers. He was a nice man and will be missed.

Ruby Bush Oct 7 2016 12:00 AM

Tonya sorry for the passing on your love one. We will keep you in our prayers

Dan White Oct 7 2016 12:00 AM