Donald William Theusch Sr. died Saturday September 29, 2007, at home.
Born September 23, 1930, in Kenmare, ND, the son of the late Gerhard John (Jack) Theusch and Odelia Schumacher. He is preceded by his brother Julian, and Sister Agatha.
Don retired from the US Navy , serving 1947-1967 during the Korean and Vietnam conflicts. During his retirement he loved to spend time with his family, fishing and his dogs ( Queenie, Tiki, Chop Chop, Casper and Kim).
Surviving is his beloved wife, Virginia Carol Theusch of 48 years; and his loving children, Tammy Myrie (Michael Beasley), Donna Odelia (Gil Navarrette), and Donald William Theusch Jr. (Maggie). He is also survived by his Grandchildren, Sonja (Kelly), Jessica (Joe), William III, Jack (Marlena), Garrett, Jason, Julia, Cara, McNeil, Sergio, Yitzel and 2 Great Grandchildren. Also surviving are his siblings, Selina Rose, Eileen Clara, Luella Margaret, Marvin Wilfred, Marjorie Catherine and Ellen Laura. . His sister-in-law Marie Miller, Madeline Batson (Robert), brother-in-law Wilton Harris (Veronica), and many nieces and nephews. Private services pending
Donald will be laid to rest at Oleander Memorial Gardens. The family would like to express a special note of thanks and appreciation to all who made Donald’s life so special. He never met a stranger!