GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tuesday, January 15, 2002

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Earl Neil Donoven

 

HAVRE -- Longtime Kremlin-area farmer Earl Neil Donoven, 60, died Sunday at his Havre home of cancer.

Viewing begins at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Holland & Bonine Funeral Chapel. His funeral is 10 a.m. Thursday at First Lutheran Church in Havre, with burial in Highland Cemetery. A reception follows at the church.

Surviving are his wife, Jackie at the family home; sons Jerry Donoven of Havre, Greg Donoven and David Roque of Oakland, Calif., and Dean Donoven of Kremlin; daughter Stacey Stenseth of Spokane; and five grandchildren.

Also surviving are daughters-in-law Janine Donoven of Havre and Dana Donoven of Kremlin and son-in-law Rich Stenseth of Spokane. His grandchildren are Haily and Chelsea Donoven of Havre, Jordy Donoven of Kremlin and Cole and Morgan Stenseth of Spokane.

Earl Neil Donoven died at his home Saturday, surrounded by his wife and children, after a long battle with cancer.

He was born Nov. 2, 1941, to J. Lloyd and Irene (Knutson) Donoven in Havre. He grew up and attended school in Kremlin. After high school graduation he attended Northern Montana College for two years.

On Nov. 12, 1960, he married Jackie E. Bullman at St. Jude's Catholic Church in Havre. To this union four children were born.

Earl farmed in the Kremlin area until his retirement in 1997. He and Jackie owned and operated the Short Stop convenience store from May 1993 until July 1995. They moved to Havre in 1997.

Earl enjoyed visiting with friends and playing cards. He also collected Coca-Cola and John Deere memorabilia.

Earl was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorials are suggested to Relay for Life, c/o Harvey Brock, P.O. Box 431, Havre, MT 59501; or the donor's choice.

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HAVRE DAILY NEWS†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tuesday, January 15, 2002

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EARL DONOVEN

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Earl Neil Donoven, 60, died after a long battle with cancer on Jan. 13, 2002, at his home in Havre, surrounded by his wife and children. The funeral service will be Thursday, Jan. 17, at 10 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in Havre, with the Rev. Tim Hauge officiating. Burial will follow at the Highland Cemetery. Following the committal service there will be a Fellowship Reception at the First Lutheran Church.†††

Viewing will begin 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16, at the Holland & Bonine Funeral Chapel.†††

Earl was born Nov. 2, 1941, to J. Lloyd and Irene (Knutson) Donoven in Havre. He grew up and attended school in Kremlin. After graduation from high school, he attended Northern Montana College for two years. On Nov. 12, 1960, he married Jackie E. Bullman in Havre at the St. Judeís Catholic Church. To this union four children were born. Earl farmed in the Kremlin area until his retirement in 1997. During this time he also owned and operated the Short Stop from May 1993 until July 1995. In 1997 the couple moved to Havre.†††

Earl enjoyed playing cards and visiting with friends. He also collected Coca-Cola and John Deere memorabilia.†††

He was preceded in death by his parents, J. Lloyd and Irene Donoven.†††

Earl is survived by his wife, Jackie, of the home; son, Jerry Donoven, his wife, Janine, and their children, Haily and Chelsea, of Havre; son, Greg Donoven, and David Roque of Oakland, Calif.; son, Dean Donoven, his wife, Dana, and their son, Jordy, of Kremlin; daughter, Stacey Stenseth, her husband, Rich, and their children, Cole and Morgan, of Spokane, Wash.; brothers, Keith Donoven of Kremlin, Lyle Donoven of Lander, Wyo.,; aunts, Frances Knutson of Havre, Lola Holst of Havre; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.†††

Memorials in Earlís Honor may be made to Relay for Life, in care of Harvey Brock, P.O. Box 431, Havre, MT 59501, or to a charity of the personís choice.†††

Services and arrangements are under the direction of Holland & Bonine Funeral Home. ††††††††††

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GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Wednesday, January 16, 2002

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Earl Neil Donoven

HAVRE -- Longtime Kremlin area farmer, Earl Neil Donoven, 60, died Sunday at his Havre home of cancer.

Viewing begins at 11 a.m. today at Holland & Bonine Funeral Chapel. His funeral is 10 a.m. Thursday at First Lutheran Church in Havre, with burial in Highland Cemetery. A reception will follow at the church.

Surviving are his wife, Jackie, of the family home; sons Jerry Donoven of Havre, Greg Donoven and David Roque of Oakland, Calif., and Dean Donoven of Kremlin; daughter Stacey Stenseth of Spokane; brothers Keith Donoven of Kremlin and Lyle Donoven of Lander, Wyo.; and five grandchildren.

Also surviving are daughters-in-law Janine Donoven of Havre and Dana Donoven of Kremlin; a son-in-law, Rich Stenseth of Spokane; aunts Frances Knutson and Lola Holst of Havre; and several nieces and nephews. His grandchildren are Haily and Chelsea Donoven of Havre, Jordy Donoven of Kremlin and Cole and Morgan Stenseth of Spokane.

Earl Neil Donoven died at his home Saturday, surrounded by his wife and children, after a long battle with cancer.

He was born Nov. 2, 1941, to J. Lloyd and Irene (Knutson) Donoven in Havre. He grew up and attended school in Kremlin. After high school graduation he attended Northern Montana College for two years.

On Nov. 12, 1960, he married Jackie E. Bullman at St. Jude's Catholic Church in Havre. To this union four children were born.

Earl farmed in the Kremlin area until his retirement in 1997. He and Jackie owned and operated the Short Stop convenience store from May 1993 until July 1995. They moved to Havre in 1997.

Earl enjoyed visiting with friends and playing cards. He also collected Coca-Cola and John Deere memorabilia.

Earl was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorials are suggested to Relay for Life, c/o Harvey Brock, P.O. Box 431, Havre, MT 59501; or the donor's choice.

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