Donald Russell Applegate, 71 of rural Earlham went to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 1, 2019. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, August 6 at the Johnson Family Funeral Home in Earlham. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Bear Creek Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to Donald Applegate Memorial Fund. Online condolences may be left at