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“Rip Uncle Don. Peace, Love, and God's Blessings, Todd and Joey Bennett-Dallman ”
1 of 23 | Posted by: Todd and Joey Bennett-Dallman - WA

2 of 23 | Posted by: Karen Meyer - Menasha, WI

3 of 23 | Posted by: Karen Meyer - Menasha, WI

“Our deepest sympathy Pam & family Carol & jack Losse ”
4 of 23 | Posted by: Carol& Jack Losse - Wild Rose, WI

“Pam, and family. I was shocked when I read Don' s obituary in the paper. I am so sorry. It has been a long time since I have seen you, but when I...Read More »
5 of 23 | Posted by: Kathy Roesler

“Pam, I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to you. The "Yoohoos" are leaving us way too fast! ”
6 of 23 | Posted by: Linda Wirtz

“Pam, I have been friends with Don for over 50 years, and you nearly as long. I first met Don in grade school at Bethel, when his family relocated...Read More »
7 of 23 | Posted by: Gary Kirchner

“Sending prayers to the entire family. Don was a special person all the way around. I feel blessed to have known him. May all the wonderful memories...Read More »
8 of 23 | Posted by: Ellen VandenHeuvel - Menasha, WI

“Pam and Family, Knowing Don from work, church, and the always good times playing softball, our condolences on your loss. Thoughts and prayers are...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: Don and Juli Manteufel

“We are so sorry for your loss, Stephanie, Dawson, Peyton, and the entire family. Keep all of your wonderful memories close. ”
10 of 23 | Posted by: Dave and Mary DeBraal

“Our deepest Sympathy Pam and Family on the loss of Don, Don seemed like such a special man . He always cared for his family and served his country...Read More »
11 of 23 | Posted by: Bonnie Wadie

“Thinking of you and yours during this time. May the Holy Spirit over shadow you and yours with the peace that passes all understanding. Take care Pam...Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Tim Erdmann

“My Sympathy, Thoughts and Prayers for you and your family at this difficult time AMEN ”
13 of 23 | Posted by: Brian

“My deepest sympathy on the loss of your husband, Ducky. I didn't get to know him real well, but am glad I got to give you & him his final hug. He was...Read More »
14 of 23 | Posted by: Ann Javenkoski

“Sorry to learn of your loss, Pam. Prayers for you and your family are being said. We appreciate Don's service to our country during the Vietnam War...Read More »
15 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“sending hugs and prayers to you and your family ”
16 of 23 | Posted by: Gail Johnson

“We were so honored to get a chance to have Don as a special neighbor and friend if only for a short time. His wit and wisdom was a joy to hear. The...Read More »
17 of 23 | Posted by: Bruce - Eenie Nissen - Menasha, WI

“Pam we are so sorry to hear of Dons passing, Don was a great man and left us with some great memories. He was an inspiration to all who crossed his...Read More »
18 of 23 | Posted by: Dick Dahl

“My condolences to the Peterson family. God keep you! ”
19 of 23 | Posted by: Sandi Ebert

“Pam and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I am so grateful Pam for all your prayers for myself and my mother when all this while you had...Read More »
20 of 23 | Posted by: Michelle

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you Pam and family during this difficult time. ”
21 of 23 | Posted by: Tracy and Dick Schroeder

“Our prayers and deepest sympathy to Pam, kids, and all of Don's extended family. May God grant you peace in the knowledge he is Home and setting up...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Lisa and Charles Thomas, Florida

“My sympathies to you and your family........ ”
23 of 23 | Posted by: Micki McCoy - Appleton, WI

Donald Peterson, 68, of Menasha went fishing in heaven on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at the VA Medical Center in Milwaukee. Don was born on March 16, 1948 to Russell and Eileen (Anderson) Peterson. He was a veteran having served in the US Army in Vietnam. On April 2, 1971 he was united in marriage to Pamela Dallman. Don was a simple and quiet man with a dry sense of humor who enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He was an avid fisherman and taught his children and grandchildren to fish. Don enjoyed the fishing vacation trips with his in-laws, Joe and Mel. He enjoyed the afternoon happy hours with his neighbors and going to the trailer at Evergreen where many memories were made. Don was an active member of Bethel Ev. Church and was on the church council and helped with church projects. Don is survived by his wife Pamela Peterson, two daughters; Amy Jo Ebert, and Stephanie Harrell, grandchildren; Tiffany (Dakota) Taylor, Erin (fiancée Kory Branton) Peterson, Natania Ebert, Marissa Ebert, Jordan Ebert, Dawson Harrell, Payton Harrell, a sister Debbie (Les) Simon, and a brother Michael (special friend Ginny) Peterson, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law; Laurie (Ron) Rhode, Gail (Jerry) Ashbeck, Joe (Mel) Dallman, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Don was preceded in death by his parents, his father-in-law and mother-in-law Mervin and Verna Dallman, brother-in-law and sisters-in-law; John (Cindy) Dallman, and Carla Dallman. The funeral service for Don will be held on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at BETHEL EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH, 829 Appleton Rd., Menasha A time of visitation will be held on Friday, March 3, 2017 from 4:00 until 7:00 PM at the Wichmann Funeral Home Laemmrich Chapel, 312 Milwaukee St, Menasha, and on Saturday from 10:00 AM until the time of the service at the church. Online condolences may be expressed at The family would like to thank the ICU and Palliative Care unit at the VA Medical Center in Milwaukee and the Fischer House for the excellent care, dignity and honor shown to Don and the family at this difficult time. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund is being established.