Sempel, Donald Joseph

Sempel, Donald Joseph

May 21, 1940 – November 11, 2017
Age 77 of Wyoming. Preceded in death by son, Bill; parents, Louis and Louise; brother, Wayne. Survived by loving wife, Judy; children, Michelle (Steve) Knight; Todd (Robyn); Jennifer “Bug” (Dan) Laqua; uncle, Terry Lee; step-children, Gerrie (Chris) Lee, Lonna (John) Rice, Darin Bengtson; 19 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; siblings, Ray, Mary, Shirley, David, Nancy; daughter-in-law, Sue; many relatives and friends. Don was the successful business owner of Safeway House Movers, and after 25 years of working side by side with his employees, he sold the business to retire. After a short time of boredom, he returned to work driving “End Dump Trucks” for Morrel Trucking. Donald enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and spending time with family. Celebration of Life on Saturday, Nov 18, 2017, 11AM at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 31075 Genesis Ave., Stacy, MN with a gathering one hour prior. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred. (Published in the Pioneer Press on November 15, 2017).