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LUVERNE, MN - Raymond Donkersloot, age 93, died peacefully on Thursday, October 31, 2013 at the Bethany Home in Brandon, SD. Funeral service will be Tuesday at 2:30 PM at the Christian Reformed Church in Luverne. Burial with full military honors will follow at Maplewood Cemetery in Luverne. Visitation will be Monday from 4:00 - 8:00 PM at Hartquist Funeral Home in Luverne.

Ray is survived by his three children, Patty (Nick) Bertrand of Brandon, SD, Dennis (Lisa Tammen) of Pierre, SD, and Allen (Deb) of Brandon, SD; and other family. He was preceded in death by his wife, Alyda on October 22, 2007.

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