Donald R. 'Rocky' Wuske
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Age 83, of Massillon, passed away Tuesday, June 1, 2010, at Country Lawn Care Center.
He was born November 9, 1926, in Pike Twp., Ohio, the son of the late Otto and Della (Bentzel) Wuske.
Donald was a Veteran of the United States Army serving in World War II.
He was an auto salesman for the former Morris Lincoln-Mercury Dealership in Canton.
He started boxing in the service and continued after his discharge and became a Golden Glove Champion. He enjoyed golf, playing poker, and fishing. He was a former member of the Elks Lodge #441, the American Legion Post #221, and the V.F.W. Post #3124.
In 1945 he married Colleen (Kirk), and she preceded him in death December 23, 2003.
Surviving Donald are his children: Dennis (Linda) Wuske of Massillon, Randy (Ann) Wuske of Dublin, Ohio, and Debra (Chris) Logsdon of Lexington, Ohio; sisters, Elna of Rocky River, Ohio, Della of Massillon, Dorothy of North Industry, Florence of Massillon, and Bernice of Massillon; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
Along with his wife, and parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Wuske; and sisters, Gladys, and Doris Mae.
Visitation will be Thursday from 5-8 p.m. at Paquelet Funeral Home, 1100 Wales Rd. NE. Services will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Rose Hill Memorial Gardens.
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Published in The Repository on June 2, 2010