Donald E. Somers Sr., 92
Jan. 7, 1923 — Oct. 13, 2015
Donald E. Somers Sr., age 92, of Thiensville, died of natural causes at Lawlis Family Hospice on Oct. 13, 2015. He is survived by his beloved wife of 70 years, Delores; daughter, Linda of Cedarburg, sons Donald Jr. (Mary) of Minnetrista, Minn., and Gary (Janet) of Mercer Island, Wash.; grandchildren, Peter, Erica, Nathaniel, Brady and Jenna; great-grandchildreN, Greta and Jack; and sister, Barbara Luodo of Virginia, Minn.
Donald was born in Winona, Minn., on Jan. 7, 1923. He raised his family in Thiensville and was a longtime homebuilder in the greater Milwaukee area. Donald was an honest and hard-working man who centered his life around his home and family.
The family wishes to thank the staff at both Alexian Village and Lawlis Family Hospice for their compassionate care. A private family memorial will be held in Winona, Minn.,at a future date. Memorials may be sent to Congregational Care and Senior Ministry, Fox Point Lutheran Church, 7510 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Fox Point, WI 53217.