Donald Louis Webber Sr.

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Anchorage resident, Donald Louis Webber Sr, 71, died suddenly at home July 14, 2011.

A visitation will be held in Anchorage on Thursday July 21, 2011 at Legacy Funeral home 1707 S Bragaw from 2:00 to 5:00 pm. The funeral will be Friday July 22, 2011 at the Ft Richardson National Cemetery , please be at the gate by 3:00 pm sharp with a potluck at home after.

Don, AKA 'Donny Boy' was born July 6, 1940 in Maringouin, Louisiana. He graduated Shady Grove High School in 1959, married Alice Law from Liverpool, England in 1960 and joined the military where he served from 1960-1984 (3 years Army and 21 years Air Force) were he was stationed in Georgia, Kansas, Berlin Germany, Louisiana, Mississippi, England (twice), Texas (twice), Thailand, Greece, Turkey and finally Alaska.

After the military Don worked as a DOD civilian from 1984-2006 were he was stationed in Florida, Virginia, California, Alaska, Germany and once again Alaska in 1991 where he lived until his death.

Don was a life member of the VFW, Amvets, American Legion and the Loyal Order of the Moose.

He is survived by his wife Alice Law Webber, Anchorage, Alaska; children Kimberly M Webber, Anchorage Alaska, Donald L Webber Jr Colorado Springs, Colorado; brother August Webber Jr Shreveport, Louisiana; sisters, Elizabeth Sanders, Baton Rouge Louisiana, Vivian Bourque Grosse Tete, Louisiana, Yvonne Prejean, Talbot, Louisiana. He was proceeded in death by his parents Margaret Spragis Webber and August Webber of Maringouin Louisiana and his brother Bernard Webber also of Maringouin Louisiana.

"Don's bigger than life sense of humor, personality and generosity of heart touched many throughout his life, he always thought of others first and foremost and will be sorely missed by all who knew him."

In lieu of flowers please send a donation to St Jude's Children's Hospital.

Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to Legacy Funeral Homes Bragaw Chapel.

Published in Anchorage Daily News from July 19 to July 20, 2011
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