Donna Mae Dillabough, age 67, of Gladstone and Hardwood passed away Saturday, September 23, 2012 at her home, with her family by her side, following a lengthy illness.
Donna was born January 28, 1945 in Hardwood, Michigan, the daughter of Einar and Eleanor (Sipchon) Carlson. She was united in marriage to Larry Dillabough in Bark River in 1961.
Donna is survived by her husband, Larry of Gladstone, two sons, David (Beth) Dillabough of Escanaba and Ralph Dillabough of Crystal Falls; her daughter, Lauri Mason of Gladstone; 11 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren; one brother, Mike (Sandy) Carlson of Hardwood; three sisters, Kay (Jon) Meader of Pennsylvania, Linda (John) Listle of Gladstone and Patty (Bernard) Kliekamp of Bark River; sister-in-law, Linda (Gary) Johnivan of Escanaba; numerous nieces and nephews and two aides, Su Bergeon of Gladstone and Mary Gusse of Bark River.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brother, Wayne and Bruce and two sisters, Margaret Dahn and Milly LaPointe.
According to family wishes, Donna will be cremated and private memorial services will be held in Hardwood at the convenience of the family. The Dillabough family is being assisted by the Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone.