Donna Likins

Obituary

Posted: Sunday, May 27, 2007

Private graveside services for family members of former Juneau resident Donna Bernice Likins, who died Jan. 18, 2007, in Fairbanks, will be held June 2 at the Alaskan Memorial Park. She was 77.

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She was born April 10, 1929, in Bloomington, Ill., to Harold and Genevieve Campbell.

During her lifetime, she also lived in Idaho, Nevada, Colorado, Utah and California. In 1964, she moved to Juneau, where she resided until 1987. While living in Juneau, she worked for the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities as an analyst programmer. After her retirement, in 1987, she moved to the Forty Mile River in Interior Alaska, where she enjoyed living remotely for many years. In 2003, she moved to Fairbanks.

Donna will be missed by family and friends and remembered for her caring, spirited nature, said family members.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, John D. Likins and Jon Dunham; and parents.

She was survived by her husband, Tom Weston, who died in his sleep on April 26, 2007, in Juneau; son, David Likins and his partner, Teresa Balboni, of the Forty Mile River; daughter, Sherilyn Knight and her husband, Richard, of Juneau; and sister, Norma Patterson, of Gibson City, Ill.; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Condolences can be sent to David Likins, P.O. Box 106, Eagle, AK, 99738, or Sherilyn Knight, P.O. Box 210105, Auke Bay, AK 99821.



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