Donna Mae (Jacobson) Gullickson

November 11, 1931 ~ May 13, 2020 (age 88)


  Donna Mae Gullickson, 88, of Lanesboro, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, at her home with her daughters by her side.
   Donna M. Jacobson was born Nov. 11, 1931, in Lanesboro, to Selmer and Alvilde (Dahl) Jacobson.  She graduated from Lanesboro High School. On June 26, 1949 she married Arden Gullickson, at Union Prairie Lutheran Church, in rural Lanesboro.  They went on to raise 5 daughters.
   Donna was involved with the Whalan Lutheran Church, as a member on the Ladies Aids, and with the church circle.  After Arden passed away on (Dec. 8, 1996) Donna worked at the Visitor Center in Lanesboro, and volunteered at the city museums, in Lanesboro, Peterson, and Whalan.
   She is preceded in death by her parents, Selmer and Alvilde; husband, Arden; daughter, Lynne; brother, Orel; 2 sisters, Elaine, and Muriel.
   She is survived by her 4 daughters, Valerie (David) Grewe of Winona, Carol (Tom) Dybing of Lanesboro, Diane (Jim) Wehrs of Lakeville, and June (Dave) Heins of Kellogg; 14 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren, with one more on its way.
   A committal service will be held at Whalan Lutheran Cemetery, at 1 P.M., Monday, May 18, 2020, with Pastor Luther Mathsen.

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Graveside Committal Service
May 18, 2020

1:00 PM
Whalan Lutheran Church Cemetery
903 Oak St, Whalan, MN
Whalan, MN 55949

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