Donald Rudy Korhonen was born on June 15, 1930 in Oulu, Wisconsin and passed away on April 4, 2005 in The Woodlands, Texas.
Donald was a member of the Elks Lodge and the American Legion Post #305. He served his country in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict and was a member of the Air Force band.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents, Rudy and Lillian Korhonen, and son, Patrick Korhonen. He is survived by his wife, Yvonne Korhonen of Spring; son, Michael Korhonen of Spring; daughter, Diana Shepard and husband Mark of Spring; daughter-in-law, Dawn Korhonen; nine grandchildren; one great grandchild. Numerous other relatives and friends also survive.
A visitation will be held on Friday, April 8, 2005 from 3 to 9 p.m. in Cashner Funeral Home. Graveside services will be on Tuesday, April 12, 2005 in Garden Park Cemetery with Rev. Gordon Suddeth officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family request to send donations to American Diabetes Foundation and American Heart Association.