Donald Walter Beermann, the son of Ronald and Betty (Carlson) Beermann, was born Oct. 4, 1954, at Camp Carson, Colo. He received his education in Gaza, Iowa, for kindergarten and grade school was at St. John Lutheran School in Germantown. He graduated from Paullina High School in 1972.
Following high school, he worked in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., for a year before returning to Iowa and worked on various farms in the Paullina area.
He worked for Wells' Dairy in Le Mars for 32 years and the last three years has been with Dean Foods in Le Mars.
He was baptized Oct. 17, 1954, in Colorado Springs, Colo., and later confirmed April 7, 1968, at St. John Lutheran Church in Germantown.
He was currently a member of the Grace Lutheran Church in Le Mars.
He enjoyed spending with his family and friends and golfing.
He died Saturday, Oct. 1, reaching the age of 56 years, 11 months and 27 days.
Don leaves to cherish his memory his special friend, Deborah Isaacson of South Sioux City, Neb., and her two daughters, Heather(Jesse) Albert and grandson, Jaden, and Ashley Isaacson; his parents, Ron and Betty Beermann of Paullina; a sister, Jeannie (Brad) Meyer of Blue Springs, Mo., and brother, Paul Beermann and (fiancÚ, Dennette Conroy) of Enid, Okla.; nieces and nephews, Benjamin and (Deanne) Meyer, Ryan Beermann, Jamie Meyer Logan and (Mike) and future baby, Logan "peanut", Shanda Beermann Guinn and (Chad) and their three children, and Brittany Beermann; also other relatives and many friends.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the St. John Lutheran Church in Germantown, with the Rev. Donald Erickson and the Rev. Timothy Geitz, officiating.
Burial will be in the Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina. Visitation will be after 3 p.m. Wednesday with the family present from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at the Gaudian-Eldridge Funeral Home in Paullina.
The Gaudian-Eldridge Funeral Home in Paullina, Iowa is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be sent to gaudian-eldridgefuneralhomes.com.