Jerome ‘Don’ Hering
Jan. 26, 1922 -
July 30, 2009
“Don” Hering of Waukesha died Thursday, July 30, 2009, at Oak Hill
Terrace at age 87. Don was born in
He proudly served
in the U.S. Army in the 12th Division, 134 ORD. BN. He married Marge
Wendel on Dec. 31, 1942, at
Don will be deeply
missed by his loving wife of 66 years, Marge; children, Dennis (Dee Dee)
Hering of Oshkosh, Greg (Judy) Hering of New Berlin and Mary (Mark)
Stinebrink of Lake Geneva; nine grandchildren, Dean (Angie), Tricia, Tammy
(Rob), Aaron (Jamie), Ivy (David), Matthew, David (Kathy), Angie and Katie
(Jason); 14 great-grandchildren; sister, Shirley Hahn; brother-in-law,
Carl Cotsakis; and nieces and nephews, Wayne, Sandy, Patty, Dick and
Sharon. Don is further survived by other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in
death by his parents; brother, Bud; sister, Ruth and niece, Audrey.
Visitation for Don
will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral Mass on Monday, Aug.
3, at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 2400 Highway 59, Waukesha, WI
53188. A committal service with military honors will take place at
Memorials may be
directed to the Alzheimer’s Association,
& Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Services is
serving the family. For further information, call 542-6609, or for an
online obituary, directions or to leave a condolence, visit www.waukeshasfuneralhome.com.
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