Donald Charles Erven

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  • Name: Donald Charles Erven
  • Location of Birth: Pickstown, South Dakota
  • Date of Birth: October 1, 1951
  • Date of Death: July 15, 1992 (40 years old)
  • Parents: Clayton and Faith E. (Elaine) Erven
  • High School and Class: 1969 - Grand Rapids High School, Grand Rapids, Minnesota
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    Vietnam Era

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    Don spent more of his childhood in New Mexico and western Texas. He came to Grand Rapids, Minnesota in 1968.

    Don worked as a foreman for Casper Construction Company for eleven years until his retirement due to a disability.

    Surviving relatives include his wife, Carol Patten Erven; son, Shiloh; daughter, Callie; his parents; sisters Mary Porterfield and Lois Jones; and his maternal grandmother, Audrey Huffer.

    Don died in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot I-B-48-1-4)

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