Donald D. BurleyDonald D. Burley, 87, of Hazelhurst, Wis., formerly of Green Valley, Ariz. and Superior, Wis., passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at Seasons of Life Hospice House.
Donald D. Burley, 87, of Hazelhurst, Wis., formerly of Green Valley, Ariz. and Superior, Wis., passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at Seasons of Life Hospice House.
Donald was born on Nov. 1, 1925, in Homer, Ill., the son of Jennings and Clara (nee Current) Burley. After more than 30 years of service, Donald retired as assistant general manager of Lakehead Pipeline Company in Superior. He was a proud United States Navy Veteran, having served during World War II. Donald was a member of the Masonic Lodge- Homer, Ill., Consistory in Danville, Ill., Shrine Temple in Hermantown, Minn. and a member of Ascension Lutheran Church in Minocqua.
He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Rose Marie Burley.
Donald is survived by his three sons, Jon Bryan (Yu) Burley of Perrinton, Mich., Paul Donald (Nancy) Burley of Superior, Wis. and Philip Andrew (Cheryl) Burley of Hazelhurst, Wis. and six grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 17 at Sunrise Memorial Hill Cemetery in Hermantown, Minn. Rev. Gary Banker will officiate. Entombment will follow at Sunrise Memorial Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Seasons of Life Hospice House, P.O. Box 770, Woodruff, WI 54568.
Bolger Funeral and Cremation Services of Minocqua and Woodruff is assisting the family, 715-356-3200. Online condolences, pictures and memories may be shared at www.bolgerfuneral.com.