GLADSTONE - Donna Mae Dillabough, 67, of Gladstone and Hardwood, passed away Saturday, Sept. 23, 2012, at her home, with her family by her side, following a lengthy illness.
Donna was born Jan. 28, 1945, in Hardwood, Mich., 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, three 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.
Donna Mae Dillabough
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, 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. For additional information or to leave the family a message of condolence, go to www.skradskifuneralhomes.com.