Richard H. Donais, age 79

Richard H. Donais, age 79 of Elk River, passed away peacefully on Dec 17, 2012.
Preceded in death by his daughters, Debra Stueve & Suzanne Donais and grandson Andrew Mickelson.

Survived by his children Richard J. Teresa (Joe) Larson and Wanda (Roger) Mickelson; grandchildren Caleb (Krista), Eric, Rachel, Brooke, Beau Larson and Anthony (Crystal) & Adam (Courtney) Mickelson.

Also survived by his brothers Maynard (Elaine), Gordon (Darlene), LeRoy (Jan), Bill (Patti); sisters Betty (Ralph) Coop, Diann (Ray) Paulson and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Long-time employee with Hoffman Engineering.

Mass of Christian Burial 11 AM Friday Dec 28, 2012 at the Church of St. Andrew Catholic Church 566 4th St. NW Elk River,
Visitation 4-8 PM Thursday at Dare’s Funeral Home 805 Main St. NW Elk River 763-441-1212 and 1 hour prior to Mass at church on Friday.
Interment St. Pius X Cemetery, Zimmerman.
Memorials preferred to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.