Donald E. Bunkert
Donald E. Bunkert, age 79, of
Fond du Lac, died Thursday, July 2, 2020, at Waupun Christian Home. He was born
on May 27, 1941, in Chicago, the son of Earl and Dorothy (Johnson) Bunkert. On
March 11, 1961, he married Lois A. Ferguson in Pine River, WI. Donald worked at
Damrow and Brenner Tank. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, construction, working
on cars, and driving bus for church.
Survivors include his wife Lois
A. Bunkert of Fond du Lac; his children, David W. (Linda) Bunkert of Fond du
Lac, Justine M. (Jeff) Abitz of Fond du Lac, Laura J. (Todd) Rostyne of Waupun,
Troy T. (Kathy) Bunkert of Fond du Lac, Patrick G. (Jessica) Bunkert of Fond du
Lac; fifteen grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; one brother, Howard (Mary)
Bunkert of Cascade; one sister, Terry L. (Tim) Mancel of Wautoma;
sister-in-law, Susan K. Bunkert of Appleton; and many nieces, nephews, other
relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; and two
brothers, his identical twin Ronald and Lonnie.
Visitation will take place on
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home,
524 N. Park Ave, Fond du Lac, WI, 54935. A funeral service will follow the visitation
at the funeral home at 2:00 PM. Burial will follow at Estabrooks Cemetery. Due
to circumstances surrounding Covid-19 and the health and safety of all in
attendance, only thirty people will be allowed in the funeral home at a time to
visit with family. In addition, per CDC guidelines, a mask is recommended.
In lieu of flowers, memorials
may be directed to the family.
Additional information and
guestbook can be found at ueckerwitt.com