Donald F. Beatty

Donald F. Beatty, 97, Pewaukee, reunited with his best friend and loving wife of 80 years, Renee.

He was the beloved father of Scott (Jeanne), Penny (Bill) Tagatz, Jack (Ginny) and Tom (Silvia) Beatty; proud grandfather of seven; and great-grandfather of seven. He is further survived by other relatives and friends. 

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. service Tuesday, Sept. 25, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Waukesha Elks 400 Lodge would be appreciated. 

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions. 

(Freeman Sept. 22, 2012)