August 24, 2023 at 6:00 a.m.
Donald E. “Don” Wiegers, 81, of Sauk Centre, passed away peacefully and surrounded by his family Aug. 17, 2023, at the CentraCare Hospital in Sauk Centre.
A memorial service has been delayed and will be held at a later date.
Donald Eugene Wiegers was born Sept. 6, 1941, in Sauk Centre, to Albert and Alvia (Halverson) Wiegers. He attended Sauk Centre High School and served in the U.S. Army where he was honorably discharged in July 1963. He was united in marriage to Judy Quistorff April 29, 1967, at First Lutheran Church in Sauk Centre. Don worked for Hanson Silo Company and Emblom Powerline Construction in Sauk Centre until his retirement. He was a member of First Lutheran Church in Sauk Centre. Don enjoyed playing cards, fishing and hanging out with his grandkids.
Survivors include his loving wife of 56 years, Judy Wiegers of Sauk Centre; children Todd Wiegers of Sauk Centre, Tammy (Kim) Tran of White Bear Lake and Tracy (Nick) Baumann of Kilkenny; six grandchildren Kody, Kailee, Konnor, Sean, Joey and Michael; brothers and sisters Dave (Barb) Wiegers of Monticello, Albert (Arlene) Wiegers of Lake Lillian, Sharon Wiegers of Long Prairie, Linda Guse of Long Prairie, Tommy (Theresa) Wiegers of Long Prairie and Karen (Thomas) Helcl of Ottertail.
Don was preceded in death by his parents and infant sister Patricia Wiegers.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.
Arrangements were made with Patton-Schad Funeral & Cremation Services of Sauk Centre.