Donald W. Chisholm

  • Born: December 18, 1946
  • Died: December 21, 2017
  • Location: Freedom, California

Ave Maria Memorial Chapel

609 Main Street
Watsonville, CA 95076

Tel. (831) 724-4751

Tribute & Message From The Family


Donald W. Chisholm, 71, known to most Wally, died December 21, 2017 of pancreatic cancer. He passed away at home with his wife, Beth, nephew Dennis, family, close friends and beloved dog Wendy by his side.
He was born on December 18, 1946 to Fred (Poppy) Chisholm and Dorothy (Annie) (Smith) Chisholm in Freedom, CA.
As a kid he enjoyed baseball and go-kart racing. As a young man he was the #2 amature/expert endure and TT motorcycle racer in the nation. As an adult he drove his #81 "World Famous Flying W" transfer truck and trailer. He loved riding his collection if Harley-Davidson motorcycles with a large group of friends.
He is survived by his wife Beth and his sons Tom and Tim. He also left five grandkids, Calvin, Luke, Brendan, Kay, Gracey and great granddaughter Evelyn. He also leaves his "Big Sister" Diane Cole, his nephews Duane, Dennis and Josh and his nieces Dannette and Bernadette.
Per his request there will be no services held. The first weekend of March there will be a "Celebration of Life" BBQ so that family, friends and all that knew him may attend and share all the memories he gave us. The family asks that you do not send flowers and if you'd like to contribute to the "Celebration of Life" BBQ please contact Tim.