Donis LaVonne <I>Osmundson</I> Hukee

Donis LaVonne Osmundson Hukee

Birth
Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Death 8 Jun 2019 (aged 91)
Woodbury, Washington County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Plot 156
Memorial ID 199886519 · View Source
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Donis LaVonne Hukee, formerly of Adams, Minnesota, passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at St. Therese of Woodbury from complications from Progressive Supra-nuclear Palsy. She was 91 years old.

Donis was the oldest of six children. She was preceded in death by her parents, Herb and Margie (Christenson) Osmundson, and her brothers, Harold and his wife Gladys, Lloyd, David and Gerald Osmundson.

Donis is survived by her husband, Bernard Hukee Jr.; her children, John Hukee and wife Debbie, Bruce Hukee and wife Julie, and Margie Hoyle; her eight grandchildren and nine great grandchildren; her sister, Diane and her husband Bobby Smith, and her sisters-in-law, Cleo Osmundson, Ardy Osmundson and Donna Osmundson.

Donis was born December 17, 1927 in Adams, Minnesota. She married her husband Bernie and they were blessed with almost 69 years together. Donis and Bernie loved to travel. They took their children to several memorable destinations on family trips including, Montreal for the 1967 World's Fair, Disneyland, Banff National Park, and to the east coast. After Bernie retired, Donis and Bernie took cruises to Alaska, Norway and South America. They took trips to Australia, England, New Zealand and Hawaii. They also traveled extensively to see their children and great grandchildren perform and compete in different activities.

Donis was a gifted singer. Her vocal talent allowed her to perform at different venues and events as a featured soloist. Her favorite songs to perform were How Great Thou Art and The Lord's Prayer.

She was a loving mother who volunteered in her kids’ elementary classes. She also loved to cook and bake. She took great pride in making home-made cakes and cookies for her children and grandchildren. She loved to serve her family and her church.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 13th at Clasen-Jordan Mortuary with the Reverend Jeremy Johnson officiating. Interment will be at the Little Cedar Cemetery in Adams. Visitation will be from 10:30 to 11:00 a.m., prior to the service on Thursday morning, at Clasen-Jordan Mortuary.



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  • Created by: Janet Stephenson
  • Added: 8 Jun 2019
  • Find A Grave Memorial 199886519
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Donis LaVonne Osmundson Hukee (27 Dec 1927–8 Jun 2019), Find A Grave Memorial no. 199886519, citing Little Cedar Cemetery, Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Janet Stephenson (contributor 46853083) .