Donald (Donnie) Wyman Ailie, age 76 of Big Lake, formally of Dassel, passed away peacefully at home Saturday, April 9, 2011, after a battle with cancer.
A celebration of life will take place Saturday, April 30 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Kim Geertsema’s home, 16870 172nd Street, Big Lake, MN. For directions, call Elaine at (763) 244-9303.
Donnie and his wife, Elaine were married 51 years, and Donnie passed away on their 51st wedding anniversary.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Wyman and Ardis Ailie of Dassel.
Donnie is survived by his wife, Elaine; children Karen (Mark), Kim (Todd), Kerry, and Ryan (Heidi); brother, Dean (Betty) Ailie; and sister, Lois (Dale) Nordstrom.
He will also be missed by his grandchildren, Braden, Zachary, Camden, Connor, Morgan, Braxton, and Mason.