Doris Bernice Lund

Doris Bernice Lund

Feb 21, 1921 - Dec 22, 2008
A long time Riverton area resident Doris Berniece (Fike) Lund died at her home on 19 December, 2008 at the age of 87.

Funeral services will be held on Monday 2:00 p.m., December 22, 2008 at the Trinity Lutheran Church, 419 E. Park Avenue, Riverton, Wyoming. Burial will follow at Mountain View Cemetery. A Viewing will be Sunday, December 21, 2008, from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Davis Funeral Home.

Doris was born in a log cabin in the Ozark Mountains near Nebo, Missouri on February 16, 1921. She was the daughter of Clifford Ai Fike and Thelma L. (Vermillion) Fike. She married Albert M. (Ab) Lund on September 21, 1935 in Lander, Wyoming. They homesteaded east of Pavillion.

They moved to Spokane, Washington during WWII where they worked in the Alcoa aluminum plant. Doris operated both an electric truck and overhead cranes to participate in the war effort.

Her hobbies included sewing, raising tropical fish, photography, genealogy, gardening, hybrid irises, and doll collecting.

She is survived by three children and their spouses: Dale and Sharon Lund, Joyce Bickel, Carol and Jim Brodle; sister, June Brackett; sons-in-law Chuck Starks and wife Marilyn Starks and Ray Bickel and wife Susan; nine grandchildren, Kim and Ron Fabrizius, Mike and Kim Starks, Carol and David Harper, Michelle and Ed Bydalek, Andrea and Jeff Newman, Aaron and Kati Bickel, Paula Bickel, Cassie and Mark Wilkinson, Tara and Isaiah Earhart; 18 great grandchildren, and six great great grandchildren; and her two-sheltie dogs: Cody and Jada!

Doris was preceded in death by her parents Clifford and Thelma Fike, husband Albert Lund, daughter Thelma Starks, brother Claude Fike, sister Wanda Easom, and two granddaughters Lisa Lund and Tasha Brodle.

Memorials may be made to Little Wind Hospice care of Davis Funeral Home, 2203 W. Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501

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Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.