Donald R. Willman(1959 - 2012)

Willman, Donald R.

Donald R. Willman, age 53, of Marshfield, passed away on Monday, November 12, 2012 at his home in Marshfield. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, November 16, 2012 at Hansen-Schilling Funeral Home in Marshfield. The Rev. Mark Krueger will officiate. A time of visitation will be held on Friday from 9:30 AM until time of service at the funeral home.

Donald was born on August 16, 1959 in Marshfield, the son of Albert and Mary (Gerl) Willman. He was united in marriage to Cheryl Walker on August 22, 1987 in Marshfield. Together they owned and operated an adult family home.

Donald was a charter member of "The Lonely Few", enjoyed riding his Harley-Davidson "1963 Panhead", fishing with his grandchildren and special friends and spending time outdoors. He also loved his dogs, Putz, Middy (Boarder Collie) and Sky (White German Shepard) who preceded him.

Donald is survived by his wife, Cheryl; his mother, Mary Willman; two children: Stefanie (Brandon Carlson) Willman and David (Cherise) Weiss; three step-daughters, Laura (Dan) Stoiber, Jolene (Russell) Sova and Amy (Chad) Baker; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He is further survived by four brothers: Dale, David (Cheryl), Dennis (Linda) and Duane (Amy Schmitt).

He was preceded in death by his father, Albert.

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Published in the Marshfield News Herald on Nov. 14, 2012