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Donald Oliver Asten
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Obituary for Donald Oliver Asten

Donald Oliver Asten, 91, of Hot Springs Village, Arkansas, passed away May 1, 2017. He was born September 4, 1925, in Ramsey, New Jersey, to Oliver Bentley and Sophronia (Pennal) Asten.

Don was a WWII Veteran of the Army Air Corps. He was an avid golfer, recording a total of 13 holes-in-one. Don was an accomplished woodworker and restored numerous classic cars. He was a big-hearted family man with a big laugh.

Don was preceded in death by his parents and son, Dennis Asten.

Survivors include his loving wife of 46 years, Dorothy Asten; sons, Larry Asten (Louise), Luke Asten, Mike Asten; daughters, Beverley Whyte (Richard), Janet Shaffer, Kathleen Shubin (Joel), Sue Lyons (Tom); brother, Rex Asten (Carole); twelve grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.

A celebration of Don’s life will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 6 at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church with Father Bill Elser officiating.

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11:00 AM
Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church

295 Balearic
Hot Springs Village, AR 71909


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