Donald “Don” R. Roen

Donald “Don” R. Roen, 77 of Fond du Lac, died Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at St. Agnes Hospital. He was born in Fond du Lac on July 5, 1936 the son of Elmer and Helen Francis Roen. On November 24, 1962 he married Marcella Hopka in Fond du Lac. Don was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving from March 1959 to March 1961. He was a semi truck driver for various trucking companies for over 40 years. He enjoyed camping, and working on projects and helping people.

SURVIVORS: Donald is survived by two children, a son Randy Roen, Appleton and one daughter Charleen Roen, Fond du Lac, eight grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, one brother, Gerald (Pat) Roen, Weyauwega, two sisters, Beverly Burnett and Marion (Edward) Cole both of  Elberton, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, two brothers David and Lloyd “Butch” Roen and one sister Marilyn Sabel.

VISITATION: Friends may call on Saturday, November 30, 2013 from 9:00-10:30 AM at the Shrine of Rest Mausoleum, Ledgeview Memorial Park, N6250 County Road K, Fond du Lac. FUNERAL: Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM on Saturday, November 30, 2013 at the Shrine of Rest Mausoleum. Reverend William Gruenstern will officiate. Burial will follow in Ledgeview Memorial Park.

Uecker-Witt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. For additional information and guest book go to