Capt. Donald L. Tracy - 353rd Squadron
Capt. Donald L. (Don) Tracy
353rd Bomb Squadron (Heavy), 301st Bomb Group
Donald Lester Tracy passed peacefully on February 2, 2007 at St Simeons Episcopal Home in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Donald was born May 31, 1921 to Lester Roy Tracy and Fannie Myrtle (Cook) Tracy in Conway, Missouri, the youngest of three sons. When Donald was only 4, Fannie died and Donald's grandmother Nora Mae (Moffitt) (Tracy) Minnick raised him until her death in 1931. At that time Donald was sent to live with his father and stepmother in Tulsa. Upon graduating from Central High School in 1939, Donald enlisted in the United States Army.
Preceded in death by his parents; his brothers Hubert Garald Tracy and Melvin Vance Tracy; and wife Bernadine. Survivors are daughter, Donna Lynn (Tracy) Drury and husband Charles F. Drury; son Douglas Blair Tracy; granddaughter Diana Lee Coverdell and husband Andy; grandson Donald Ray Drury and wife Chelsea; and great-granddaughter Sara Dawn Coverdell. Capt. Donald L. (Don) Tracy One Main Street Tulsa OK