Donald Wietholder, age 64, of Maple Terrace, died on Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 4:15 Am in Maple Terrace. He was born on July 30, 1952 in Quincy, the son of John & Alice (Wand) Wietholder.
Don worked at the Transitions workshop. Don had a great love for cars and trucks, especially racecars.
Don's family would like to thank the entire staff at Maple Terrace for their kindness and patience and for including Don in the activities as his health declined the last two years. Don had a deep fondness for all of the staff and residents at Maple Terrace.
The family would also like to thank Transitions for working with Don as his condition changed.
Don is survived by:
THREE SIBLINGS: Kent Wietholder and his wife Judy of Liberty, IL; Sharon Greving of Quincy; and Mary Wietholder also of Quincy.
FOURTEEN NIECES AND NEPHEWS: Linda Haverstock and her husband Todd; Angela Janik and her husband Joe; Sandra Zylstra and her husband Dan; Melissa Wietholder; Kent Wietholder, Jr.; Julia Lane and her husband Dr. Joseph; John Wietholder and his wife Laura; Patricia Wietholder; Sara Shelts and her husband Dan; Elaina Gooding and her husband Lafe; Dr. John Greving; Melanie Clatt and her husband Chris; Lt. Jacob Wietholder, US Army; and Dr. John Wietholder and his wife Trisha.
Numerous aunts, an uncle, great-nieces, great-nephews and other relatives also survive.
Don was preceded in death by his parents, and three siblings: Anthony Wietholder, Don's twin brother John Wietholder, and Anna Wietholder.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 10:00 AM at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Interment in St. Joseph Cemetery. There is no visitation but friends are invited to the memorial mass. Memorials may be made to Maple Terrace Activity Fund. The Duker & Haugh Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Dennis and Deborah Powell
- We are so sorry for your loss. May God grant you peace and comfort during your time of loss.