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Obituary for Donald R Button

Donald Button the son of Donald and Ruth (Flaskey) Button was born August 19, 1940 in New Castle, Wyoming. He died on Monday, February 12, 2018 at his home in Estherville, Iowa at the age of 77.

He received his education and graduated from Mobile High School in Mobile, South Dakota. He then attended North State Teachers College in Aberdeen, South Dakota. Don served in the United States Navy from March of 1961 until March of 1965.

On March 30, 1987 he was united in marriage to Janice Jensen DeMoss in Elk Point, South Daktoa. The couple made their home in Estherville and Don was a pressman at Emmetsburg Publishing in Emmetsburg, Iowa for many years. He also sold the World Book for many years. For hobbies, Don enjoyed fishing, camping, doing graphics on the computer and his dogs.

He was a member of United Methodist Church in Estherville.

Left to cherish Don's memory are his wife, Janice of Estherville; son Mark and daughter Deborah and their families.

He has been preceded in death by his parents and brother, Richard.
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