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Don Joseph Koerber

January 17, 1957 ~ December 3, 2023 (age 66) 66 Years Old

Don Koerber Obituary

Don Joseph Koerber, 66, of McGregor, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday, December 3, 2023.  He was born January 17, 1957 in Waukegan, Illinois to Arnold and Beverly (Johnson) Koerber.  Don graduated from McGregor High School in 1975.  He started his career in 1976 building houses in Minnesota and Alaska.  In 1979 Don joined the Carpenter’s Union and was employed by Ed Kraemer and Sons until he retired in 2017.  Don was united in marriage to Gayle Hageman on August 14, 1981 in McGregor.  Don and Gayle built their home in McGregor where they raised their 2 children and spent their life together.  He was a proud and loving husband, father and grandfather.  He loved spending time with his family and friends.  Don was a loving, caring and creative person.  His smile and sense of humor would brighten moments for everyone around him.  He could always be found tinkering in the garage with all sorts of creative projects.  He was always willing to lend a helping hand whenever needed and put others before himself.  He loved being outdoors, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, riding motorcycles and spending time with his grandchildren.

Don is preceded in death by his father, Arnold and step-father, Marshall Bush.

Don is survived by his wife, Gayle; children, Joe (Sarah Pierce) Koerber and Don (Leah) Koerber; mother, Beverly Bush; grandchildren, Morgan, Madison and Memphis Koerber; siblings, Vicki (Tom) Spindler, Arnold (Roxanne) Koerber, Mary (Mitch) Perrine, Tom (Stephanie) Koerber, Bill (Shelley) Koerber and James (Jill) Koerber; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Services will be Saturday, December 16 at 11 AM in the McGregor Funeral Home, McGregor with Pastor Joel Seibel officiating.  Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service.  To sign the guestbook, go to:  www.srtfuneral.com.  Arrangements are with McGregor Funeral Home and Cremation Service, McGregor.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
December 16, 2023

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
McGregor Funeral Home
8 Maddy Street
McGregor, MN 55760

Celebration of Life
Saturday
December 16, 2023

11:00 AM
McGregor Funeral Home
8 Maddy Street
McGregor, MN 55760

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