Donald G. Wegner(1919 - 2014)

Wegner, Donald G.

Donald G. Wegner, 95, of Oshkosh, died on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at Aurora Medical Center, Oshkosh. Donald was born on January 19, 1919 in Eldorado, WI the son of George and Florence Gillen Wegner. Donald married Ruth Hardel on September 15, 1945 in Oshkosh. Ruth preceded him in death on September 10, 1995.

Don was a member of the Plymouth Congregational Church. He worked at Mercury Marine until his retirement in 1982. Don was a WWII Army veteran and a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Survivors include his son, John (Lori) Wegner of Cottage Grove, MN; daughter, Janet Lefeber of Fond du Lac; grandchildren, Sara and Daniel Lefeber, Marta, Sophie, and Nicholas Wegner; great grandchildren, Christopher and Samual Lefeber; sisters-in-law, Audrey L. Wegner, and Audrey R. Wegner both of Oshkosh; and a special friend, Jeanette Rennert of Oshkosh. Donald was preceded in death by his parents, George and Florence; wife, Ruth; son, Larry Wegner; brothers, Leonard and Roger Wegner; sister and brother-in-law, Eleanor (Roger) Wangelin; and his son-in-law, Roger Lefeber.

The funeral service will be on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at Konrad-Behlman Funeral Home (Westside) with the Rev. Rick Hopkins officiating. Family and friends may visit at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Burial will be in Lake View Memorial Park.

In Lieu of flowers a memorial will be established.



Funeral Home

Konrad-Behlman Funeral Homes & Crematory
100 Lake Pointe Drive Oshkosh, WI 54904
(920) 231-1510

Published in Oshkosh Northwestern on Mar. 30, 2014