Donald W. Counts(1938-2014)

Donald W. Counts, 76, passed away on March 24, 2014 in Yuma, AZ. He was born January 3, 1938 in Yuma, AZ. Donald retired from Yuma County Highway Department after 26 years of employment. He was a member of Masonic Lodge.

Donald is survived by his wife, Janice Counts; son, Greg (Evita) Counts of Yuma, AZ; daughter, Kim Ackerman of Yuma, AZ; brother, Ken (Karen) Counts of Oregon; step-daughters, Julie and Jamie of Yuma; 13 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, Clarence; and mother, Ruth.

Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Johnson Mortuary, 1415 S. 1st Avenue, Yuma, AZ.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Yuma, 1824 S 8thAvenue, Yuma, AZ 85364.

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Johnson Mortuary & Desert Lawn Memorial Park
1415 South 1st Ave Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 782-4384
Published in The Yuma Sun on Mar. 26, 2014