WAUKESHA

Donald E. McDermott
March 11, 1937 — Oct. 22, 2016

Donald E. McDermott reunited with his beloved wife, Leona “Pat” (nee Thomas), of 50 years on Saturday, October 22, 2016, at the age of 79.

He is the cherished father of Donna Scharnott (fiancé David Goratowski), Laurie (David) King, Brian (Laura) Gilman, Randy (Patrice) Gilman, Greg Gilman and Susan Richards; proud grandfather of many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; loving brother of Rich (Sue) McDermott; dear brother-in-law of Betty (the late Al) Roso; and dad to his beloved dog, Dollar. He is also remembered by other relatives and friends.

Don proudly served our country in the United States Army and was a devoted Packers fan.

A memorial visitation will be held on Friday, November 4, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha, from 10 AM until the memorial service at 12 PM. Inurnment will be at Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 21731 Spring St., Union Grove, at 2 PM.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Disabled American Veterans (DAV) or Wisconsin Humane Society are preferred.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 262-549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.