7124. Pvt Donald William ACKLEY was born on 8 November 1919 in Caddoa, Bent , Colorado.1687,1751,1849,2306,4051 He appeared in the census in 1920 in Colorado. He appeared in the census in 1930 in Kansas. On 7 June 1944Donald Enlisted in Fort Levenworth, Kansas Don W Ackley
Name: Don W Ackley
Birth Year: 1919
Race: White, citizen
Nativity State or Country: Colorado
County or City: Sedgwick
Enlistment Date: 7 Jun 1944
Enlistment State: Kansas
Enlistment City: Fort Levenworth
Branch: No branch assignment
Branch Code: No branch assignment
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life
Education: 4 years of high school
Civil Occupation: Student, High School, Academic or Copper Or Tinsmith* (Coppersmith. ) or Sheet Metal Worker* An asterisk (*) appearing after a job title indicates that a trade test for the particular occupation will be found in the United States Employment Service Manual
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
He has Death Cert # 0299322746 He died on 28 December 1974 at the age of 55 in King , Washington.1751,2746 Donald had Social Security Number 513-03-2916 KS.1751 He served in the military WW II.2306 He was buried in Tahoma National Cemetery, Kent, King, Washington, United States.4637 Plot: Sec. B Row B site 159 this information may be a compilation of two individuals
Pvt Donald William ACKLEY and Elizabeth JUSTICE were married on 12 December 1943.4051,4638 Elizabeth JUSTICE was born on 19 March 1918 in Greensburg, Kiowa, Kansas.1751,4639 She died on 11 April 2008 at the age of 90 in Seattle, King, Washington, United States.1751,4639 Her Obituary appeared in the The Seattle Times and the Seattle Post-Intelligencer on 20 April 2008 in Seattle, King, Washington, United States Seattle Times and the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, The (WA) - April 20, 2008 Deceased Name: Elizabeth Ackley Elizabeth ACKLEY
Passed away peacefully on April 11, 2008 at age 90. She was born as Elizabeth Justice in Greensburg, Kansas. Elizabeth married Don Ackley and lived in Wichita, Kansas for many years and then moved with Boeing to Duluth, Minnesota, Buffalo, New York, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, settled in Normandy Park, Washington in 1963. She worked for Boeing for several years and volunteered at SeaTac Airport in the USO lounge for many years. She is preceded in death by her husband, Don Ackley, her siblings and her dear friend of many years, Nolan Rahm. Elizabeth is survived by her children Diane DeMeerleer, Charles Ackley and Jan Noges (Paul), and grandchildren Lia Noges, Laura Noges and Peter Noges.
Elizabeth was a resident of Huntington Park since 1982 where sheenjoyed her weekly bridge games and was known for her beautifulroses. She loved a family get together and never turned down an opportunity to dance. She was a wonderful mother - always there to listen and give sound advice if asked. She enjoyed her life, her family and her friends. She will be missed and leave an empty spot on many lives.
At her request, no funeral services are planned but a Celebration of Life will be held on July 13th at Jan's home on Lake Steilacoom. She was buried in Tahoma National Cemetery, Kent, King, Washington, United States.4640 Plot: Sec. B Row B site 159
Pvt Donald William ACKLEY-11174 and Elizabeth JUSTICE-11179 had the following children:
|Charles William ACKLEY4641 was born on 1 January 1951 in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States.4051,4642,4643 He died on 22 October 2013 at the age of 62 in Burien, King, Washington, United States.4643 He served in the military Vietnam in the US Navy.4643 Charles was buried in Tahoma National Cemetery, Kent, King, Washington, United States.4643 His Obituary appeared in the Charles W. Ackley was born to Don and Elizabeth Ackley on January 1, 1951, in Wichita, Kansas. Charlie passed away unexpectedly on October 22, 2013 at the age of 62. Charlie is survived by his longtime girlfriend Kathy Osborne, sisters Diane DeMeerleer (Art) and Jan Noges (Paul), Laura Noges, Lia Schmitz (Michael) and Peter Noges.|
Charlie never married but filled his life with many friends. Charlie graduated from Highline High School in 1969 and joined the Navy where proudly served as a Fire Control Technician on the USS Richard E. Byrd (DDG-23) during Vietnam War. After completing his Navy service, he worked at Boeing Defense Systems as an Electronic Technician. He retired from Boeing in 2007.
Charlie loved his things, but he loved his family and friends even more. He was a powerful force, fun loving, quick witted and gave his undivided attention when needed. He will be greatly missed, he was a gift!