Donald Peter Schares (1938 - 2011)


JESUP - Donald Peter Schares, 73, of Jesup, died Friday, Sept. 30, at Allen Memorial Hospital, Waterloo, following a short illness.
He was born Jan. 21, 1938, in Black Hawk County, the son of Leonard Martin Schares and Gertrude Catherine (Schmitz) Schares. On Jan. 10, 1958, he was united in marriage to Joyce Marie Hellman at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, Waterloo. Mr. Schares is survived by his wife, Joyce Schares. His parents preceded him in death.
Funeral services were Tuesday, Oct. 4, at St. Athanasius Catholic Church, Jesup. Burial will be at St. Athanasius Catholic Cemetery, Jesup.
White Funeral Home, Jesup, was in charge of the arrangements.
Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from Oct. 4 to Oct. 11, 2011