Donald E. Palisch (1923 - 2014)

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Donald E. Palisch, 90

Sauk Rapids

Nov. 18, 1923 - May 30, 2014

Donald Earl Palisch, age 90, Sauk Rapids, MN, died Friday, May 30, 2014 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Home, Sauk Rapids, MN.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 10:30 AM at Good Shepherd Lutheran Home Chapel, Sauk Rapids, MN. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Home Chapel. Entombment will be in North Star Cemetery, St. Cloud, MN. Funeral arrangements were made by Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud, MN.

Don was born November 18, 1923 in St. Cloud, MN to Otto P. and Ida M. (Vonada) Palisch.  He served in the US Army 1942 - 1946.   On January 13, 1952 Don was united in marriage to Geraldine "Gerry" J. Rabe at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in St. Cloud, MN.  Don worked for several car dealerships in the St. Cloud area.  He was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church.

Survivors include nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Gerry on October 17, 2011, sisters, Alice Kahle and Lorraine Folsom, brothers, Richard Palisch, Harold Palisch, Clarence Palisch and an infant brother.


Funeral Home
Benson Funeral Home
1111 25th Avenue South St. Cloud, MN 56301
(320) 252-3132
Funeral Home Details
Published in the St. Cloud Times on June 6, 2014