Donny was born in Havre, Montana on July 16th, 1959.
He lived his dream as an iron worker from 1988 to 2006, and loved to race stock cars as well as play poker.
He was much loved and will be greatly missed by all.
He is survived by his wife, Marlana Francis; his children, Lindsay Rahn; James Francis; Candice Francis; One grandchild, Blake Francis; and brother, T.J Francis.
Don was proceeded in death by father, Jim Francis; mother, Barbara Johnson; brother, Jessie Francis; and Sister Tami Forton.
A memorial will be held on Saturday, November 9th, 2013 at 1:00pm, at the Opportunity Christian Fellowship, 1313 S. Pines, Spokane Valley.
Immediately followed by a potluck reception at the Iron Workers Local 14 Union Hall, 16610 E. Euclid Avenue, Spokane Valley.
The family would love for everyone who knew him to come and share stories of the wonderful man that left us to be home in heaven.