Donald A. Korinek, 83

Donald A. Korinek of Conover, formerly of Grafton, passed away 
peacefully with his family at his side on Sunday, May 1, 2011, at 
Aurora Medical Center in Grafton at the age of 83.

Don was born in Milwaukee on May 22, 1927, to the late Joseph and 
Helen (nee Schlosser) Korinek and married Lois (nee Hagen) on Sept. 
24, 1949 in Iowa. Don loved living up north in Conover, the 
outdoors, nature and he loved to tell stories to his family.

He is survived by his wife, Lois of Conover; children, Christine 
Culligan of Port Washington, Don Jr. (Rosanne) Korinek of Grafton, 
Tom (Dawn) Korinek of Watersmeet, Mich., Bill (Diana) Korinek of 
Grafton, Raynelle Korinek of Milwaukee, Mary (Rick) Schmitz of 
Fredonia, Janice (Joe) Niedzialkowski of Cascade and Diane (Jay) 
Richardson of Grafton; and sister, Helen Sommers of Franklin.  He is 
further survived by 17 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, other 
relatives and friends.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Thursday May 5, at 5 p.m. 
at St. Joseph Catholic Church 1619 Washington St. Grafton. Visitation 
will be held at the church on Thursday from 3 p.m. until the time of 
the service.

In lieu of flowers, please send memorials to St. Mary’s Haita Mission 
P.O. Box 237 Land O’ Lakes, WI  54540.

For online condolences please go to
Mueller Funeral Home and Crematory in Grafton assisted the family 
with arrangements.