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Don Wesley Daeschner entered into rest suddenly, at his home in Columbus, July 28, 2009 at the age of 76.

Preceded in death by his parents, Milton Davis Daeschner of Hiawatha, Kansas and Rose Marie Hathaway of Arkansas City, Kansas.

Don was born August 31, 1932 in Houston where he lived for more than 60 years. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army and served his country during the Korean War. He worked for Maxwell House as a Purchasing Manager in Houston and later for Buckeye Molding Company in New Vienna, Ohio. 

Don had many interests and he loved spending time with his children, grandchildren and friends. “He never met a stranger”. He was an avid reader with an inquiring mind and he always had something to share. 

Survived by daughters, Jeanette Marie Daeschner of Houston, Melanie Ann Pulos and husband Mark, of Bellville, step-son Edward McConnell Willy and wife Shani, of San Antonio, brother, Richard Davis Daeschner and wife Mary of Rockport, sister, Rose Marie Ehrlich and husband Robert of Houston, grandchildren, Tara, Casey, Channing, Glenn, and Paiten, great-grandchildren, Paige and Corbin, and numerous nieces and nephews. 

Burial and Service arrangements are pending and will be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers please donate to the Houston Public Library, Museum, Zoo, Baylor College of Medicine Research or your favorite charity.

Henneke Funeral Home in Columbus was in charge of arrangements.
Posted by Joy Neely


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