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
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 www.muellerfuneralhome.com.
Mueller Funeral Home and Crematory in Grafton assisted the family