Donn Marlatt

Donn Marlatt, 98, of Riverton, died at Sage West Health Care- Lander, on Monday, February 01, 2016. A viewing will be held on Friday, February 5, 2016, at Davis Funeral Home from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The funeral service will be at 10:00 am on Saturday, February 6, 2016, at Davis Funeral Home with Reverend Dale Basque and Reverend Dean Whitaker officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain View Cemetery with full military honors. Donn Lee Marlatt was born on December 30, 1917 in Riverdale, NE. He was one of nine children born to Fredrick Wilber and Grace Gertrude (Kirch) Marlatt. His birth was one of the many events that happened to the family as they traveled from Toulon, IL to Pine Bluff, WY in a covered wagon. The family consisted of nine children, two of whom passed away as infants, but seven of them survived and went on to have families of their own. Donn attended schools in Pine Bluff and Albin, graduating from Albin High School with the class of 1935. While in high school he played basketball.