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1945 Donald 2023

Donald James Thorlacius

March 7, 1945 — December 31, 2023

Donald J Thorlacius Passed away from this life on Sunday December 31, 2023 at the age of 78. He was born March 7, 1945 to Paul and Alica Thorlacius in Seattle Washington. Don grew up and attended school in Washington, graduating from Colville High School. He worked for B & H Oil Company as a truck driver. Don loved taking care of people, and was such a neat freak. He enjoyed fishing, camping and woodworking. For the past couple of years he worked at the Granite Prison in the kitchen. He was an avid Minnesota Vikings fan. Don loved his family very much, especially his fur baby Butch. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

He was preceded in Death by his Parents Paul and Alica Thorlactus, wife Mairm and Grandson Dustin Reeves, Brothers Emery W Francisco, John Francisco, Sisters Lillian, Anna, and Rosemary.

Survivors include:
Daughters: Sherry Burris & husband Richard
Carla MCKinney
Son: James Thoracius
Grand Kids: Aaron and Mallory Roberts, Charolett Thorlacius, Jennifer McKinny, Jeremy and Bonnie Mckinney, Charles, Shantel, Crystal, Candice Fitpatrick. Grand Kids on Marians Side Ashley and Shannon Halstead, Michelle and Brody Graumann, Erica and Rick walker, Tamara and Christian Hill, McKayla Martinez, Geno Acuna and daughter: Stephanie and Dan DeSandre of wylie.
13 Great Grandkids
9 Great~ Great Grand Kids
Sisters: Barb Presleigh, Kathy Thorlacins, and Laura Swan
Numerous Nieces and Nephews

Memorial: 1:00 p.m., Saturday, January 20, 2024
First Lutheran Church
Hobart, Oklahoma
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