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Donald Joe Hetrick

November 2, 1950 ~ November 24, 2023 (age 73) 73 Years Old

Donald Hetrick Obituary

Donald Joe Hetrick (73) of Pepin, WI died Friday, November 24, 2023 at Marshfield Medical Center in Eau Claire. He was born November 2, 1950 in Mondovi, WI; son of Ralph and Loma (Myers) Hetrick.          

He graduated from Baldwin-Woodville High School. Following graduation, Don joined the United States Army where he served for eleven years. While in the service he married Mary Yong Cha in Korea. After his time in the service, they moved back to Wisconsin where they lived in various places. To this marriage, they had two sons. Mary died in 1991.

Don worked as a truck driver, traveling all over the United States. He loved his job and enjoyed target shooting.  After his retirement in 2016 he moved to Pepin.

He is survived by his sons, Bill Hetrick of Menomonie, WI, Raymond (Tiffany) Hetrick of Sun Prairie, WI; grandchildren, Derek, Ariel, Alek, Jaxson, Gabriel, Lilly, and Violet; great-grandchildren, Salem, Jason, and Kiara; brothers, Thomas (Darlene) Hetrick of Gainesville, MO, Douglas (Mary Jane) Hetrick of Burbank, CA; nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Hetrick; parents, Ralph and Loma (Myers) Hetrick; brother, Steven Hetrick.

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