Donald Makowski

MAKOWSKI, Donald V., 81, of Alpena died Sunday, April 14, 2013, at home.

He is survived by his wife, Rita; his five children, Donald II (Sherri) of Gladstone, Tony (Judy) of Alpena, David (Hye) of Tucson, Ariz., Tim of South Lyon, and Mary (Paul) Duncan of Shelby Township; two step-daughters, Yvonne (Terry) Wagner of Northumberland, Penn., and Pamela LeVeck of Alpena; 18 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Norman (Marti) of Alpena and Marvin (Ruby) of Rogers City; one sister, Margie (Porter) Vann of Racine, Wis.; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends and family will gather at the Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, from 10 a.m. until the 12 p.m. memorial service begins with Rev. Gerald Okoli officiating followed by full military honors accorded by the VFW Post 2496.

Interment will be at Mount Calvary Cemetery.