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Danielle Engberg, 31 - September 17, 2017

Danielle “Dani” Dawn Engberg, 31, passed away Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at Salem, OR.
Services will take place on Saturday, Sept. 30, at Blase-Strauser Memorial Chapel in Gothenburg at 1 p.m.
Engberg was born on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28, 1985. The excitement of that particular Thanksgiving and the sentiment behind the holiday stayed with her all of her life, according to family members. She loved for things to be exciting, often saying things, telling stories or jokes, and playing little tricks.
She was known to have a generous soul and she loved to give gifts, always showing up with something and sending care packages to family as well as spoiling nieces and nephews, the family said. No occasion was too small to give someone a little piece of happiness and a reason to give was never necessary. It was who she was. She created a feeling of thanksgiving to all who were fortunate to know her.
Engberg lived without fear, she loved without guard and laughed with ease, stated family. She loved camping and traveling, especially with those she loved, shopping and spending time with friends and family.
?She leaves behind a legacy of love, where those who knew her will love more deeply because of their time with her, stated the family.
?Engberg was preceded in death by: her father, Robert (Pete) Tinlin.
?Survivors include: her mother, Donna VanDolah; sisters—Tracy (Robert) Summers and children—Josie, Eli and Andy, Betty(Jason) Vertin and children—Lexi, Max, Chance, Rowen, Charlie and Mary, Scarlett (Aaron) Johnson and children—Addison and Aarison, Angel (Nicholas) Lakin and children—Isaac, Nicole, McKenzie and Adelynn, Bobbie Mckelvey and daughter, Airionna and Samantha Klatt and children—Colten, Colbi and Kinsli; a brother, Daniel (Cara) Dyke; honorary daughters—Annabell and Destiney; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested towards a memorial bench to be placed in Hastings: Danielle Engberg Memorial, 1018 Port Neches Dr., Little Elm, TX 75068.