Donald Keith Asby
Asby, Donald Keith of Wayzata, MN passed away peacefully on September 26, 2021. He is survived by his three children, Tom (Margaret), Michelle (Jim), Teri (Larry), seven grandchildren, six great grand children, two nieces, two nephews and his special friend Judy Nelson and her family. Don was born February 12, 1931 in Wapello, Iowa to Oran and Della (nee Hutchcroft) Asby. A proud Hawkeye, Don graduated from the University of Iowa in 1952. He was employed in various management positions by JCPenney for 37 years and was recognized with the Chairman's Award for Excellence 5 times throughout his career. Family and friends will remember Don as a loving father, proud grandfather and great grandfather, as well as a gracious soul who had a kind word for everyone. He will be missed at Folkestone for his warm smile and skills as a competitive bridge partner. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, private services will be held at St. Luke Presbyterian Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made indicating a gift in memory of Donald Asby to the University of Iowa Center for Advancement, P.O. Box 4550, Iowa City, Iowa 52244-4550 or to St. Luke Presbyterian Church, 3121 Groveland School Road, Wayzata, MN 55391.
Published on October 10, 2021
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