Donald B. Bungert, 72, Kissimmee, Fla., an Ellis native, died Monday, Sept. 11, 2000, in Florida.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home. His body will be cremated.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home and again from 9 a.m. Saturday until the services. A general rosary will be prayed at 7 p.m. Friday.
Mr. Bungert was born March 15, 1928, in Ellis in the town of Sharon, a son of the late Joseph and Pauline (Helbach) Bungert. He attended local schools.
He was married to Leone Klesmith on Sept. 14, 1953.
He was employed at Erickson Oil Co. in Stevens Point. The couple moved to Menasha in 1955 and he worked for John Strange Paper Mill before going into the motel business in 1970.
He and his wife owned an operated motels in Mauston, Westfield and Madison. He retired in February 1986 and moved to Florida.
Survivors include his wife; one son, Dennis (Linda), Kissimmee, Fla.; two sisters, Josephine Wanta and Helen (John) Schwartz, both of Milwaukee; six brothers, Chester (Josephine) and Robert (Barbara), both of Menominee Falls, Harry, Milwaukee, Peter (Barbara), Sussex, and Edward (Geraldine) and Michael (Shirley), both of Stevens Point; and one grandson.
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Marie.