Obituary: Donna Lou Lukens

Donna Lou Lukens, 87, a loving wife, mother and grandmother, passed away Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017.

Donna was born and raised in Kansas, where she met Harold Lukens. Donna and Harold were married in a little church in Waco, Kan. Donna was a registered nurse. At age 22 she left the United States, by herself, to join her husband, Harold, who was assigned to Headquarters 12th Air Force in Wiesbaden, Germany. Upon returning to the United States, Donna became the manager of Lukens and Associates Realtors Inc., a family-owned business. She enjoyed participating in all family celebrations and activities, such as snow skiing.

Donna is survived by her husband of 68 years, Harold Lukens; her daughter, Cheryl Lukens; her son, Don Lukens; and her grandchildren, Charles and James Hatfield. She was laid to rest Thursday, Jan. 4, at 1:30 p.m. in the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Please visit the online guestbook for Donna at