Donald R. ‘Don’ Shanklin Jr.

Donald R. “Don” Shanklin Jr. of Waukesha passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 23, 2016, at Angels-Grace Hospice in Oconomowoc at the age of 66 years.

He was the son of Donald C. Sr. and Marjorie Shanklin. Don was a longtime volunteer at the Food Pantry of Waukesha County and the Senior Dining program at Saratoga Heights.

He enjoyed country music and old time rock ’n roll.

Don was a baker at Crestwood Bakery for many years. Most of all, he was there with a helping hand to all that knew him.

Don will be sadly missed by his siblings, Jeff Shanklin of Waukesha, Larry Shanklin of Waukesha and Barb (Tom) Steckbauer of Eagle; close friend Renee; and nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Terry Shanklin.

A private graveside service will take place at Prairie Home Cemetery.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 262-542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary, or to leave a condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.