Donald J. Waseka, age 80 of Moorhead, died Monday, June 19, 2006 in Moorhead Healthcare Center, Moorhead, MN.
Donald Joseph Waseka was born on March 17, 1926 to Frank and Pauline (Vovcicka) Waseka in Montevideo, MN. He lived in Ortonville, MN for a time until the family moved to Valley City, ND. He went to school there until he started working on local farms as a general laborer. He then attended barber school in Fargo and worked for a few years as a barber. He started working at Fargo Paint and Glass and was there for 27 years, retiring in 1983. He moved to Heritage Villa in July of 2004 and most recently has lived at Moorhead Healthcare Center.
He enjoyed fishing at Lake Lida, Pelican Lake and in Pine River, MN. Don was also an avid bowler for many years.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Don is survived by his friend, Verna Goldal of Fargo and his cousins.
The graveside service will be held on Thursday, June 22 at 9:00 am at Holy Cross North Cemetery in Fargo.
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.