Donald F. Sussek

April 2, 1928 -  Oct. 28, 2009

Donald F. Sussek of Waukesha was born April 2, 1928. He died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009.

Don was a World War II veteran in the merchant marines. He was proud of his work with the aero-space program-atlas missile project. Don retired as a truck driver with Waukesha Lime and Stone Co.

He was the beloved husband of Margaret “Peggy” (nee Manley); loving father of James, Michael Sussek and Wendy (Larry) Diest; grandfather of Sheila (Christian), Jeremy (Cathleen), Thomas and Sarah; great-grandfather of Maggie, Noah, Jackson, Abigail, Charles and Kayla; and dear brother of Mary Hart, Paul and Annette (Adrian) McCarthy. He is also loved by his nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Monday, Nov. 2, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 W. Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha, with the Rev. Bodwine officiating. Don will be laid to rest with full military honors at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, at Prairie Home Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Waukesha.


(Freeman - Oct. 31, 2009)