Donald Wachlin

DONALD 'DUCK' WACHLIN, 47 FREEPORT - Donald "Duck" Wachlin, 47 yrs. old, of Freeport passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 10, 2013 in his home. He was born on August 29, 1965 in Freeport, a son of Charles and Ruth (Boatright) Wachlin and was a 1983 graduate of Freeport High School. Donald was a former employee of Heine Plastics. He enjoyed fishing, playing darts, the Cubs, the Bears, and being with family and friends. Surviving are one sister, Carol (James) Wilkinson of Freeport; two brothers, Charles Wachlin of Tampa, FL, and Frank Wachlin of Freeport; nieces; nephews; two uncles, Harley (Betty) Boatright of Freeport and LeRoy (Linda) Boatright of Cedarville; and an aunt, Fern Boatright of Cedarville; and sister-in-law, Linda Hall. Preceding him in death were his father, Charles Wachlin; his mother and step-father, Ruth and Harold Martin; one brother, Bobby Hall; and an infant sister, Louise Martin. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday August 14, 2013 at the Schwarz Funeral Home, 816 S. Galena Ave. Freeport. Private burial will be at City Cemetery at a later date. A memorial has been established in his memory. Private condolences and online guestbook may be signed at

Funeral Home

Schwarz Funeral Home
816 S Galena Ave Freeport, IL 61032
(815) 235-7371

Published in The Journal-Standard from Aug. 13 to Aug. 14, 2013