Donald E. Pelner, 66, Wisconsin Rapids, a former Sentry Insurance employee, died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at his home.
Private family services were held.
Memorials should be sent to Liesl Rozniarek at 1710 Crestwood Blvd., South Bend, IN 46635.
Ritchay Funeral Home of Wisconsin Rapids assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.ritchayfuneralhome.com.
Mr. Pelner was born April 21, 1946, in Wisconsin Rapids, a son of the late Clarence and Eleanor (Fidler) Pelner. He graduated from Assumption High School in 1964 and Notre Dame University in South Bend, Ind., in 1968.
He was employed at Sentry Insurance in Stevens Point, and then at WILMIC Inc. in Madison.
He was a member of the Moose Lodge in Stevens Point.
Survivors include two daughters, Jennifer (Raymond) Glapion, Hendersonville, Tenn., and Liesl (Ray) Rozniarek, South Bend, Ind.; one brother, Edward, Madison; and seven grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Patricia Reshel.