Donald J. Monday, 75

Donald J. Monday, 75, of Lamartine, died Monday, March 16, 2009, at home with family by his side.

He was born on May 12, 1933, in Newburg, a son of Glen and Clementine Krell Monday.

During Donald’s lifetime, he worked as a construction worker for Hunsinger Construction Company. He also owned the Starlite tavern in West Bend for a few years, but his greatest love was farming. He owned farms in Wallace Lake, Campbellsport and Lamartine.

Donald was married to Gloria (Bastian) Monday in 1953 until they divorced in 1993. He then married Mary C. Saltzwadel Lange in 2006.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Monday; a daughter, Diane (Rex) Crapeau; two stepchildren, Steve (Summer) Lange and Luke Lange; three grandchildren, Cody, Caleb, and Kimberly Crapeau; two stepgrandchildren, Prestin and Violette Lange; three great-grandchildren, Tanner, Ethan and Ruby Lynn Crapeau; five sisters and three brothers, Sylvia (Jim) McGaw, Nor-bert (Mary Jo) Monday, Mary Ann Monday, Cathy Matthiae, Kenneth Monday, Margie (Steve) Jaschob, Mike (Judy) Monday, and Rosie (Bob) Spartz; and previous wife, Gloria Bastian Monday.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Joseph Monday.

The Liturgy of the Word will be at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 20, 2009, at Mach Funeral Chapel, 31 E. Division St., Fond du Lac, with Fr. Victor Capriolo officiating.
Visitation will be on Friday at Mach Funeral Chapel from 1 p.m. until the time of service.