Don passed away after a lengthy illness, and while visiting family in China. He was 48.
Don is survived by his wife, Dr. Yilin Li, currently a Post Doctoral Fellow at the Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience (CCBN), Kolb lab; and a son, Tony, who is currently studying in his second year of engineering at the University of British Columbia.
Don and his family moved to Lethbridge from Michigan in 2003. He worked at the CCBN as a technician and programmer for researchers Robert Sutherland and Ian Whishaw.
In 2005, Don left the U of L for Athabasca University but returned in 2008 to work in ITS as a database administrator.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
MEMORIAL SERVICE -- WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3
A memorial service will take place Wednesday, Oct.3 beginning at 1 p.m. at Martin Brothers Riverview Chapel
610-4th street, Lethbrige, Alberta T1J 4P3
Tel: 403 328 2361
A memorial service has already taken place in Don's hometown of Kunming, China.
U of L Communications and Public Relations Contact:
Bob Cooney, Communications and PR Officer (403) 382-7173