Sunset Funeral Home
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Donald L. Lance

September 21, 1938 - April 10, 2023

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Donald Lee Lance, 84, passed away on April 10, 2023. He was born on September 21, 1938, to Paul E. Lance and Mary L. Lance.

Donald graduated from Benjamin Bosse High School in Evansville. Donald bravely served his country in the United States Navy. He dedicated over 28 years to working at Pepsi.

In 1969, he married the love of his life, Mary, and together, they created a beautiful life. They loved adventuring through life together. They spent many days fishing in the sunshine.

Don was an avid golfer; there was nothing he enjoyed more than being on the course with his buddies.

Don was so outgoing, inspiring, and an all-around amazing man. Don will be missed greatly by all who were blessed to know him.

Don is survived by his children Brenda Rister and Chuck (Rose) Armstrong; grandchildren Chad Armstrong, Nathan Armstrong, Stephen Armstrong, Adele Rose (Steven Ing), Charles Rister, Eric Armstrong; great-grandchildren Landen Cox, Kaylee Rose; siblings Paul Lance, John Lance, Eleanor Rose Daniels; many nieces, nephews, and extended family.

Don was preceded in death by his loving wife of 50 years Mary Lance; parents Paul and Mary Lance; and daughter Deshawn Eastwood.

A graveside service for Donald will be held at Sunset Memorial Park on Friday, April 14, 2023, at 10 am.

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