A Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, Jan. 4 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Harding, with Father David Maciej officiating. Burial was in the parish cemetery. Donald Woitalla was born Oct. 7, 1937, to the late Joachim and Albina (Koroll) Woitalla. He grew up in Pulaski Township, Morrison County. He attended District #149 country school. Donald farmed in Pulaski Township all of his life. Donald enjoyed hunting and fishing. He had a great love of animals and usually had a good dog at his side. Donald was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church in Harding.
Left to cherish his memory are his siblings, Rose Jelinski of Freedhem, Grace (LeRoy) Manlick of Little Falls, nieces and nephews, Larry Jelinski, Tom Jelinski, Jim Jelinski, Fred Jelinski, Daniel Jelinski, Carol Dahlke, Katie Jelinski, David Manlick, Michael Manlick, Mary Manlick and Ann Thielen.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joachim and Albina (Koroll) Woitalla; and a brother-in-law, Lawrence Jelinski.
Emblom-Brenny Funeral Home