Donald Head

November 15, 1948 to December 12, 2013-

Donald Head

Donald Head passed away Dec. 12, 2013 in his West Linn home. He was 65.

Don was a native of California but proud to call Oregon his home for the past 27 years. Don graduated from Point Loma High School in San Diego in 1966. He attended Mesa College and received an associate degree in sales. He served in the U.S. Army and was in Vietnam for 18 months. He was a proud veteran.

Don worked for Honeywell Automotive division for 35 years. He made many friends over the years. He was always laughing and telling jokes. He loved his job, his coworkers and most of all, his family.

Don is survived by his wife, Janice, and daughters Dana and Erin. He will be greatly missed by his granddaughter, Jessica, and his pug Frankie, who was always by his side. Don leaves behind many family members whom he dearly loved.

Services for Don are planned for 2 p.m. Jan. 18 at Christ Lutheran Church in San Diego. He will be laid to rest near his beloved brother Ron at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery in San Diego.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the American Heart Association.