Donna Marie Luker Robertson, 78, passed away at her home on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 in Portland.
Donna was born in St. Paul, Minn. on April 9, 1935 to Arthur Luker and Bernadine Imdieke Luker.
Donna married LaRoi Robertson on April 19, 1955 at St. Catherine’s Church in Valley City, ND. They lived in Lakeview from 1970-1980. Initially, Donna worked for Dr. Wilbur when they first moved to Lakeview from Ashland. Later, Donna had a long and enjoyable career working for System 99. In 1980, they moved to Clatskanie, where she worked for many years at Joel Olson Trucking as the office manager.
Donna enjoyed being hostess to many faculty functions and other gatherings in Lakeview and Clatskanie. She enjoyed hosting chili feeds for her truck drivers. She also hosted elaborate brunches for the football coaches and their wives.
They moved from Clatskanie in 2009 to be closer to their children. Donna had a generous heart and spirit and will be missed by her family and many friends.
Donna is survived by her husband LaRoi; sons James and Randall; son and daughter-in-law Casey and Brenda; daughter Judy. She is also survived by her brothers William and Gerald Luker; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild.
A service for Donna will be held on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013 at the North Star Ballroom, 635 N. Killingworth Ct., Portland from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.