Theo Donaldson

PAVE LOW Pilot #154


September 5, 1959 - November 8, 2006

Maj (Ret) Theo Deloach Donaldson, 47, of Birmingham, AL, passed away at his place of employment on Kirtland AFB, NM.

He leaves behind his wife Brenda Lynn and daughters, Ana Natalia and Aleyna Marne, his parents Martin Talmage Donaldson Sr. and Margaret Deloach Donaldson, and his brother, Marlin Talmage Deloach Jr.

Raised in Birmingham, AL, he graduated from Auburn University in 1981 with a Bachelors in Aerospace Engineering. Through the AFROTC, he earned a commission and became a pilot flying helicopters. Major Donaldson was retired from the Air Force December 31, 2005.

Theo was famously known for chewing on his cigars.