Donald J. Meysenburg

Donald J. Meysenburg

Donald Meysenburg, 75, of Bellwood, died Tuesday, December 17, 2019, at University of Nebraska Medicine in Omaha.

Mass of Christian Burial Monday, December 23, 2019  10:00 A.M.

St. Mary's Catholic Church, David City  Rev. Jim Meysenburg, Celebrant

Visitation Sunday after 3 P.M. at Presentation Catholic Church, Marietta

Rosary by Knights of Columbus at 5P.M. and Parish Rosary at 7 P.M.

Visitation Monday 8:30-9:30 at Kracl Funeral Chapel, David City

Committal St. Mary and Peter' Cemetery, Marietta

Lunch following at the Butler County Event Center in David City

Memorials in care of the family for future designation

The family has chosen B. Marie's flower shop of Osceola


Donald J. Meysenburg was born February 5, 1944, in David City, to Joseph B. and Leonarda (Vandenbroek) Meysenburg, the oldest of 10 children.   He attended school at Marietta and graduated from Aquinas.  Following graduation served in the United States Army Reserves.

On April 11, 1970, he married Carol Zoucha at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Columbus.  They lived and farmed near Bellwood.  He was a member of Presentation Catholic Church where he served as an Acolyte and also belonged to the Knights of Columbus.  Don was a farmer.  That was his occupation, passion and hobby.  Don's family said his loves were faith, family, farming and friends.

He is survived by his wife, Carol of Bellwood, son Daren (Tiffany) Meysenburg of Bellwood, six daughters; Jill (Jason) Mefford, David City, Corinne (Jim) Martin, Morrisville, PA, Jodi (Don) Lakin, Omaha, Carla (Marty) Plum,Omaha, Deanna (Matt) Martin, Grain Valley, MO, Denise (Troy) Bryson of Elkhorn, 21 grandchildren, one great-grandchild, two sisters; Mary (Roger) Souchek, Hastings and Lori (Greg) Sabata of David City, seven brothers; Greg (Mag) of David City, Ed (Rita) of David City, Ray of Seward, Marty (Noreen) of Omaha, Barry (Patty), and Steve all of David City, Father Jim of Lincoln and numerous nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents, infant son Chad Joseph and son Chad Donald.