Donald Ehster(1925 - 2013)

Ehster, Donald

Donald Ehster, 88, Mosinee, died Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at Kennedy Park Nursing Home, Weston.

He was born August 24, 1925 in the Town of Emmet, son of the late Charles and Katherine (Bovin) Ehster. On November 15, 1950, he married Mona Rheinschmidt at St. Paul Catholic Church, Mosinee.

Don was a United States Navy veteran serving during World War II. He worked as a custodian at the Mosinee High School for over 30 years.

Don loved to hunt, deer and squirrel, loved gardening and his dog, Merlin. He was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather.

Survivors include his wife, Mona, Mosinee; children, Kim Ehster, Oshkosh, Chuck (Ann) Ehster, Edgar, JoAnn Uber, Florida, John (Deb) Ehster, Rothschild, Donald Ehster Jr., Weston and Priscilla "Willie" Wood, Florida; 8 grandchildren; one step grandson; daughter-in-law, Cindy Ehster, Mosinee; brother, Charles (Rita) Ehster, Milwaukee and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, Pat and three sisters, Ione, Dorothy and Marge.

A Memorial Service will be at 10:30 am Saturday December 21, 2013 at St. Paul Catholic Church, Mosinee. Rev. Donald Przybylski will officiate. Burial will be in St. Paul Cemetery. Friends may call from 9:30 am until the time of the service Saturday at the church.

Beste Funeral Home, Mosinee, is in charge of arrangements.


Funeral Home

Beste Funeral Home
611 3Rd St Mosinee, WI 54455
(715) 693-2450

Published in the Wausau Daily Herald from Dec. 19 to Dec. 21, 2013