Donald James Siegmund, 94, passed away Thursday, May 18, 2023. He was born December 21, 1928, to George and Elsie (Hanamann) Siegmund who farmed in Luxemburg. He served his country in the U.S. Army from 1950 to 1957, stationed in Germany during the Korean War. On September 15, 1951, he married LaVerne DuBois at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Luxemburg.
Donald worked for Procter & Gamble Paper Mill for many years, retiring in 1994. In his spare time, he enjoyed gardening, watching the Packers and Brewers, and taking road trips. His most recent trip was to Washington D.C. with the Veterans’ Honor Flight. Donald was an active member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, serving in the past as a school board member and Sunday school superintendent.
Donald was a dedicated family man. He is now reunited with his beloved wife and dancing partner LaVerne who passed away in March of 2016 and his daughter Cheryl who passed away in November of 1997. He was a loving father and grandfather. His family will cherish the times spent time with him walking in the woods and Donald sharing the bounty of his garden.
He will be lovingly remembered by his sons and their spouses, Michael and Sheila Siegmund, Rockford, IL, Patrick and Laurie Siegmund, Berlin; his grandchildren, Kristen (Josh) Rauls, Bryan Kern, Brandon Kern; a sister-in-law, Deloris Siegmund; nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Earl, Willard and Robert; sisters, Harriet, Pearl, Dorothy and June; as well as brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.
Visitation will be held at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 514 Clay St., Green Bay from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 25th. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday at the church with Military Honors to follow. Entombment will be at Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum. Proko-Wall Funeral Home is assisting the family and online condolences may be sent to www.prokowall.com.
Jeane Smits is serving the family.