Obituary: Donald Richter
Donald M. Richter, age 87 of Rhinelander, died Monday, Oct.29, 2018, at Ascension St. Mary’s Hospital. He was born Aug. 3, 1931, in North Dakota to Marten and Della Richter.
Don is survived by his five children, Terry (Timothy) Zettler, Marty (Jackie) Richter, Doni (Richard) Wiesman, Michael (Brenda) Richter, and Jimi (Vicki) Richter; 14 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and his companion for the past 20 years, Joyce Beato and her family, as well as his best fur friend, Lucky.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce; in-laws, Melvern and Viola Meisler; and two sisters, Adeline and Marvel.
Per Don’s request, cremation will take place and no formal services will be held. The family plans a memorial celebration to honor Don next summer. (Carlson Funeral Home)