|Don A. Neushwander Sr.
Born: January 27, 1930 Died: October 17, 2017
Don A. Neushwander Sr., 87, of Morris, passed away early Tuesday morning, October 17, 2017 at Park Pointe Healthcare &
Rehab Center in Morris.
Funeral services will be held Friday, October 20, 2017 at 11:00 am at Grace Lutheran Church in Morris with Pastor Steven
Heilmann officiating. Inurnment will take place at a later date in Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday from
4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Fruland Funeral Home, 121 W. Jefferson St., in Morris.
Born January 27, 1930 in Morris, he was the son of Emil and Bess (Hoge) Neushwander. He graduated from Morris High School
with the class of 1948. He married Marilyn Peterson on May 01, 1950 at the Grace Lutheran Church in Morris. They lived all of
their married life in rural Morris. For 31 years he was employed at Joliet Caterpillar Tractor Company in Joliet.
He is survived by his children, Don Neushwander Jr. of Morris, Darlene Clutter of Springfield and Darryl Neushwander of Morris;
eleven grandchildren; six great grandchildren; his long time special companion, Kate Broderick of Joliet; several nieces and
Preceding him in death were his parents; his loving wife, Marilyn in 2001; one son, Douglas in 2001; one brother, Dean
He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, served on the Grundy County Board for 19 years and a member of the Fraternal
Order of Eagles No. 1024.
Don was a fan of the Chicago White Sox, loved to golf and enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren.
Memorials may be directed to the Grace Lutheran Church.
For more information, call the funeral home at 815-942-0700.