Donald Radford Hauge

Donald Radford Hauge, of Maple Grove, Minnesota passed away at age 93 peacefully on October 2nd, 2021 of cancer. 


Born June 26th, 1928 in Grafton, ND. Served in WWII, USMC occupied Japan, Awarded Good Conduct, Satisfactory Service metals. As a cement- finisher for Kraus Anderson, Don is best known for ending his day with gin martini, country music and laughter. Don’s sharp mind had the uncanny ability to remember every detail. He loved kids & dogs. Don’s famous saying “Have a little humor, I love to laugh” mentioned daily.


Don is preceded in death by his parents, Hans Yorge Hauge and Nora Carol (Radford) Hauge, Wilma (Fure) Hauge m.1953 divorced 1975, wife Mary Helen (Heltzer) Hauge d.2016, brothers Harold (Dorothy), Glenn (Verna) Hauge, sister Norma (Edward) Estey, nephew William Hauge.


Survived by Teresa (Dave) Haskvitz, Kim (Garry) Hauge, Mike Estey, Andy Gutierrez, Garrett Hanson, nieces, nephews. 


Private Honors service at Fort Snelling,10 am on November 29th, 2021