Donald’s life began on August 11, 1926 in Piedmont; the son of Charles O. and Sarah (Lanning) Bolt. Donald was united in marriage to Betty Brougher on September 25, 1948. He worked for over 25 years at Pester Oil Refinery. Donald enjoyed golfing and was a police and fire reserve officer for over 16 years. His greatest joy was his family which includes his son Larry (Stella) Bolt of Derby; sister Helen Watson of Hays; sister-in-law Barbara Gaffney of Augusta; nephew Brett (Deanna) Gaffney of Wichita. Donald passed away on May 23, 2019 in El Dorado. He is preceded in death by his wife Betty, daughter Sandra Bolt, 2 brothers and 3 sisters. Memorial contributions in Donald’s name may be directed to Meals on Wheels at Susan B. Allen Hospital. Cremation has taken place and Donald will be laid to rest at Walnut Valley Memorial Park at a later date. Please sign his online guestbook and leave a memory of Donald at