Donald L. DeFord, 70, of Bath passed away on Friday, December 11 at 6:08 p.m. at Mason District Hospital in Havana. He was born on February 6, 1950 in Bath to Charles and Irene (Holmes) DeFord. Donald is survived by his brothers: David DeFord, Jerry DeFord, and Kenny DeFord, all of Bath, and Michael DeFord of Havana, sisters: Sandra Hutchison of Havana, Karen Cook of Virginia, Cindy Hansen of Denmark, Judy Evans of Anacordes, Washington, and Christine Willis of Springfield, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Brian DeFord, and sister, Cheryl Richardson. Donald worked at Solberg in Havana for many years. Cremation rites have been accorded and a burial will be held at Bath Cemetery at a later date. Online condolences can be left for the family at www.hurleyfh.com. Hurley Funeral Home in Havana is in charge of arrangements.