Donna Grace Rodeghier

Jan 30, 1935 - Jun 12, 2024

Donna Grace Rodeghier

age 89, of Wausaukee, passed away peacefully June 12, 2024, at Aurora Bay Area Hospital-Marinette. She was born in Milwaukee on January 30, 1935; daughter of the late Earl and Ada (Zahn) Johnson. She met her future husband Bruce in Milwaukee at Custer High School, they were in the same grade, and after graduation in 1952, they were united in marriage. They both flew for Civil Air Patrol during High School as well. While Bruce was stationed in Tucson, AZ, Donna worked as an operator for AT&T. After being discharged from the Air Force they moved back to Wisconsin where Donna was a homemaker until Bruce received his Journeyman Machinist Degree from MSOE. In 1963 they moved to McAllister where they have lived ever since. Donna enjoyed spending time tending to her garden and canning, especially pickles. She donated 25 years to the Wausaukee Rescue Squad and was proud to be of assistance to our community. She also was a long-time member of St. Augustine Catholic Church.

Donna is survived by her children: Sherry (Thomas) Ruby of McAllister, Bruce (Sandra) Rodeghier of McAllister and Andrew (Christina) Rodeghier of Volga, SD; three grandchildren: Jennifer Ruby, Thomas Ruby Jr., and Amanda Wenzel; two great grandchildren: Aaliyah and Austin Wenzel; brother-in-law, Bob Rodeghier; and sisters-in-law, Kathy Rodeghier and Nancy Schneider. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bruce.

Family and friends may call on Friday June14, 2024, at Roubal Funeral Home from 10am until the time of her funeral service at 11am. Father Dave Schmidt will officiate. Burial will be in Tabor Cemetery, McAllister.

Roubal Funeral Home of Wausaukee is assisting Donna’s family with arrangements.


Friday Jun 14, 2024, 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Roubal Funeral Home [map]

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Friday Jun 14, 2024, 11:00 a.m. at Roubal Funeral Home [map]

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Jane (Rodeghier) Baucum and husband Darren Baucum

Our condolences, sorry to hear of Donna’s passing. She lived a long life and helped a lot of people throughout her time here on earth. Sending prayers to bring peace to each of you.

Robert and Kathleen Rodeghier

God bless and happiness to Bruce and Donna's family.