Donald Elkins, 80


COVENTRY, R.I. – Donald H. Elkins died Aug. 19 at Westerly Hospital. He was the husband of Holly (Baron) Elkins. Born in Providence, a son of the late Solomon and Elsie (Corenbaum) Elkins, he had lived in Coventry for 5 years, previously living in Charlestown. Donald enthusiastically served the New England gaming community by working at Foxwoods Casino for over 25 years. Donald was a Vietnam Army veteran, serving in South Vietnam.

He was the devoted father of Michael Elkins of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He was the dear brother of Hope Pearlman of Boynton Beach, Florida. He was the loving uncle of Sarah and Adam. He was the cherished grandfather of his grand-dogs, Mackenzie and Harlow. 

Contributions in his memory may be made to Pap Corps, 1191 E. Newport Center Dr., Ste. 107. Deerfield Beach, FL 33442.