Don D. Herek

May 18, 1958 ó Jan. 6, 2015

Don D. Herek of Elkhorn died Tuesday, January 6, 2015, at his home at the age of 56. He was born on May 18, 1958, in Waukesha, the son of Ambrose and Gertrude (nee Pezewski) Herek.

On July 30, 2012, he married Kristi (nee Palmer) Herek in Rhinelander. Don enjoyed taking his motorcycle on long trips with his family and friends and taking part in benefit rides. He was the maintenance manager for Regency Senior Community in Muskego.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Kristi of Elkhorn; brothers Bob (Karen) Herek in Beloit and Rick (Colleen) Herek of Waukesha; and dear uncle of Tony (Vicky) Herek of Beloit, Kristen Herek of Beloit, Chris (Jessica) Herek of Waukesha and Meagan Rukavina of Missouri. He is further survived by his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Mike and Vicki Palmer of Pelican Lake, and other relatives and many friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister Mary Herek.

Per his wishes, no services will be held.

Memorials in Donís name are appreciated to his GoFundMe site at www.gofundme.com/DonHerek.