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Donald H. Behling
Donald Harold Behling, 74, of Milwaukee passed away Monday, Jan. 27 at St. Lukes Hospital.
Born in Menominee, Mi. to Harold and Rose Mary (Boulac) Behling, he grew up in Grover and graduated from Peshtigo High School in 1957. He moved to Milwaukee in 1961 to pursue a career in design engineering with Square D Company for 25 years. He later worked at Allen Bradley, from where he retired.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, taking care of his yard, and even with his disabilities, was a Boy Scout master for 11 years. In later years he enjoyed traveling, gambling, socializing and telling stories and belonged to the Wisconsin Antique Tractor Club.
He is survived by two children, Donna Marie (Meynell) Voegtline, of Kelly Lake and David (Brenda) Behling, of Escanaba; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brothers, Steven (Judy) Behling and Larry (Bonnie) Behling; sisters, Darlene (John) Bruette and Wanda Behling; sisters-in-law, Bonnie Behling and Patricia Behling; brother-in-law, Bill Steier and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Roger Behling and Allen Behling and a sister, Yvonne Steier.
Visitation will be at Krause Funeral Home, 12401 W National Ave, New Berlin Wi. on Saturday, Feb. 1 from 1 p.m. to 2:45 p.m., followed by a service at 3 p.m.
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