Donald Eliot Irons
August 7, 1987 – June 29, 2019
Donald Eliot Irons, 31, of Omaha passed away unexpectedly on June 29, 2019. He was born to Deborah Irons of Hurley, WI and Eliot Irons of Omaha, NE on August 7, 1987 in Landstuhl, Germany. Donald attended elementary and middle school in Marshfield, WI, graduated from Marshfield High School, Marshfield, WI, and attended Madison Area Technical College, Madison, WI and Metropolitan Community College in Omaha, NE.
Donald was an exceptionally devoted son and extremely caring brother. He had a deep and abiding love for his parents, siblings, grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins. His brothers and sisters were not only siblings, they were the best of friends. Donald was and is deeply loved, cared about and absolutely treasured by his family.
Donald was very noble, patient and kind to all. He cared greatly for his friends, both new and lifelong, and they for him. He shared nothing but love, care and respect for all.
He served as the current Store Leader/Manager at Game Stop in Omaha, NE and was formerly the Assistant Store Leader/Manager and Associate. He was a subject matter expert who loved his work and cared greatly for his Game Stop Team and customers.
Donald was an engaging and educated conversationalist, he could speak on a multitude of subjects with great enthusiasm. He also had an exceptional ability to take the very complex and make it understandable; he was a ready and able teacher.
He had an incredible thirst for knowledge, a keen intellect and was extremely well-read; he especially loved history and specifically, military history. Donald was passionate about the Aston Villa Football Club (soccer), the Dallas Cowboys, and the Huskers.
Donald is survived by his parents, Deborah Irons and Eliot Irons; stepmom, Kris Irons; brothers, Cal Irons and Ted Irons; and sisters, Danielle Irons, Sarah Irons, and Dayanna Irons. He is also survived by his maternal grandmother, Diane Leppala, of Gile, WI, many loving aunts and uncles, cousins and a host of friends.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held for Donald at 2:00 pm on Sunday, July 7th at Heafey Hoffman Dworak Cutler, West Center Chapel. Family suggets casual dress for the service, or dress as you see fit. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family.