Donna Radsek, age 85 of Pepin, formerly of Alma, passed away on Thursday, Mary 25, 2017 at Pepin Health and Rehab Center, Pepin, Wisconsin. She was born on September 23, 1931, the daughter of Alfred and Esther (Loewenhagen) Hulke. After graduation, she worked at Caroline's Café in Alma. She married Dwaine Radsek on June 30, 1951 and to this union, three sons were born. She and her husband farmed for many years. Donna was a past, active member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Nelson and belonged to their Ladies Aid and was also an active member of the HOA Homemakers Club for many years. She was currently a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Alma.
Donna enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren, going on road trips with friends, sitting in her gazebo and just enjoying life, her flowers and nature.
Donna will be missed by her sons, Terry (Barb) Radsek of Sparta, WI and Steve (Colleen) Radsek of Alma, WI; daughter-in-law, Roxanne Radsek of Sparta; grandchildren, Mike (Shawn) Radsek, Chris (Kim) Radsek, Stephanie (Damian) Vlaming, Amanda and Scot Scholze, Alex Radsek, Jacinda (Donny) Ganz and Jaron (Danielle) Radsek; great-grandchildren, Emily and Elizabeth Radsek, Colin and Levi Vlaming, Jesse, Evelyn and William Scholze, Rilynn and Jayce Ganz and Jessa and Connor Radsek; sister, Coleen (Dale) Bloom; brothers, Warren Hulke and Doodie (Joy) Hulke; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Randy; parents-in-law, Art and Dorothy Radsek; sisters-in-law, Jeanette Hulke and Bonnie Timm and brother-in-law, Dale Timm.
A memorial gathering will be at St. John Lutheran Church in Alma on Friday June 2 at 10:00AM with a service at 11:00AM with Pastor Karna Marks from Immanuel Lutheran Church of Pepin. Burial will be at a later date at Alma Memorial Cemetery.
We would like to thank the Pepin Health and Rehab Center for their many years of caring for our mother.