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Donald Charles Hiles

May 1, 1960 ~ October 1, 2019 (age 59)


Donald Charles “Peanuts” Hiles, 59, of Chicora, passed away early Tuesday morning, October 1, 2019 in the comfort of his home with his family at his side.

Donald was born in Butler on May 10, 1960.  He was the son of June Weibel Hiles of Karns City and the late Calvin Dean Hiles.

Don was a 1978 graduate of Karns City High School and for the past 10 years had been employed by National Fuel Gas.  He was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Chicora and the Chicora Moose Lodge.  He enjoyed boating, camping, hunting and golfing.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Renet D. LeFebvre Hiles, whom he married in Harmony on September 11, 1982.  Also surviving are two sons, Justin K. Hiles and his wife, Caralie and Jace E. Hiles; a grandson, Gavin K. Hiles; three step grandchildren, Gage, Malia, and Mylie, all of Chicora; three brothers, John Ridgeway of East Brady, Fred Hiles of Karns City and Brian Hiles and his wife, Helen, of Medina, OH; a sister, Trina Polaniec of Houston, TX; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Donald and Naomi LeFebvre of Harmony, as well as a number of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.

A memorial service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Sunday at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 2217 Chicora Rd.,Chicora, with the Rev. Joseph Boomhower, church pastor, officiating.  Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society at  Arrangements are under the direction of Hile Funeral Home of Chicora.  For additional information or to send a condolence, please visit


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