Donald Wayne Engelking, 95, of Ashland, Oregon passed away peacefully the evening of August 31, 2017.

Don was born in Hankinson, North Dakota, the youngest of nine children. He served in the Air Force during World War II, Korea, and Vietnam. He retired in 1973 after 30 years of service as a Chief Master Sergeant and moved to Ashland, where he built his own home.

Don was an avid bridge player, and enjoyed gardening, woodworking, and western novels.

He is survived by Barbara, his wife of 70 years; son, David; daughter, Janet; and granddaughters, Annie and Julie.

Services with military honors are tentatively planned at Willamette National Cemetery during the month of October.