Donald David "Don" Lillard

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  • "So sorry for your families loss. Enjoyed having Don & Betty..."
    - Sherry Guin
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  • "Betty and family, my deepest love extends to you all. Thank..."
    - Sue & Alan McDonald
  • "My deepest sympathy to Betty and family. Hugs and prayers..."
    - Cindy Janssen Quigley
  • "So sorry to hear about Mr. Lillard's passing. Since Nancy..."
    - Liz Murphy
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Service Information
Our Lady of Lourdes Church
4723 NW Franklin St
Vancouver, WA 98663
Obituary


DONALD "DON" DAVID LILLARD SR.
November 12, 1931 ~ January 30, 2017

Don was born in Portland, OR. His family lived in Silverlake and La Center, WA before settling in Woodland, WA; where he graduated high school in 1951. He married, the love of his life, Elizabeth (Betty,) in 1954, and settled in Vancouver, WA to live their lives together. Don retired as a Firefighter, for Clark County District 5.
Don was preceded in death by his beloved parents Harry and Calista Lillard; and brothers Harry and Charles. He is survived by is precious wife, Betty; daughters Kathleen Sparks (Tim Feuz) and Nancy Kelly (Rich); son Donald (Nancy); grandchildren Amanda, Richelle, William, Jake, Brock and Natalie; sisters Joanne Lillard and Mary Hewson (Jack) and brother Melvin (Bev) Lillard; and a large extended family of relatives and friends.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to (www.michaeljfox.org) or Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church (Don's parish).
A funeral mass will be held at 11:00 a.m., on February 18, 2017, at Our Lady of Lourdes; 4723 NW Franklin Street, Vancouver, WA 98663.
Don's family thank the caregivers, and staff, at Glenwood Place, and Vancouver Clinic, for their loving care.
Please sign his guestbook at www.columbian.com/obits.
Published in The Columbian on Feb. 5, 2017
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