Lana Kay Christensen Doll

Lana Doll

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Lana K. Doll, 59, of Brighton, Colo., died Saturday, July 5, 2003, in Brighton.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Rice Mortuary in Brighton.

Further services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Messiah Lutheran Church in Grand Island.

The Rev. Jack Eske will officiate. Burial will be at 1:30 p.m. in North Logan Cemetery, north of St. Paul.

Visitation will be held from 9-10 a.m. Saturday at the church in Grand Island.

Jacobsen-Greenway Funeral Home in St. Paul is in charge of local arrangements.

Mrs. Doll was born Aug. 9, 1943, in St. Paul to Ray and Rhoda (Sonderup) Christensen.

Survivors of the immediate family include her husband, Burel; a daughter, Deborah Doll of Denver; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Mark Sems of Greeley, Colo., and Brian and Kimberly Sems of Thornton, Colo.;

her parents, Ray and Rhoda Christensen of Grand Island; a brother and sister-in-law, Dan and Rosanne Christensen of Wolbach; and five sisters and brothers-in-law, Marlys and Mel Sems of Grand Island, Judy and Rick Hiser of Moreno Valley, Calif., Janet and Bob Blair of Napa, Calif., Cindy and Pete Luth of Grand Island and Sherri and Brent Karley of Austin, Texas.

Survivors also include five grandchildren.

Mrs. Doll attended Grand Island Senior High, where she graduated in 1961.

Lana was united in marriage to Burel Doll on July 19, 1971, in Westminster, Colo.

She had worked for Frontier Airlines as a revenue accounting clerk. Lana had also worked as a waitress. She enjoyed animals, going to the flea market and traveling the world.

Memorials are suggested to the Komen Foundation, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265.

-GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT, July 9, 2003

Burel Doll

Burel Doll

Brighton, Colo., Burel Doll, 64, of Brighton, Colo., died Friday, June 13, 2008, at the Presbyterian St. Luke's Hospital in Denver.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at All Faiths Funeral Home in Grand Island. Burial will be in the North Logan Cemetery north of St. Paul.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time.

Mr. Doll was born on April 4, 1944, in Unionville, Iowa, to Hollie and Ruth Doll.

Survivors of the immediate family include a daughter, Deborah Doll of Brighton, Colo., and two sons and a daughter-in-law, Mark Sems of Brighton and Brian and Kimberly Sems of Thornton, Colo.

He had five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lana, daughter of Ray and Rhoda Christensen of Grand Island.

He attended Moravia High School, where he graduated in 1962. Burel worked at Sundstrand Aviation in Denver for more than 40 years.

He enjoyed hunting and traveling and was a car and motorcycle enthusiast.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mid-Iowa Council Boy Scouts of America at PO Box 3009, Des Moines, IA 50316-0009.

Lana and Burel Doll