Obituaries

Obituaries

Donald Lee Hastert 1933 - 2009 Lawrence

Mass of Christian Burial for Donald Lee Hastert, 75, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery.Mr. Hastert died Monday, Feb. 2, 2009, at his home.He was born Aug. 17, 1933, in Garnett, the son of Tony and Mary Hastert.Mr. Hastert drove a cement truck for LRM Industries for 45 years and retired April 25, 2008. He loved to fish, hunt for mushrooms and watch sports.He married Marvel Teter on Aug. 13, 1958, in Garnett. She survives.Other survivors include two sons, Marty, Lecompton, and Mark, Topeka; two daughters, Carmen Hastert, Kansas City, Mo., and Karen Coovert, Lawrence; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a sister, Darlene Thompson, Garnett; three brothers, Dennis, Greeley, Vernon, Ulysses, and Glen, Garnett; 11 nieces; and 11 nephews.Mr. Hastert was preceded in death by his parents and a brother-in-law, Tom Thompson.The family will meet friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Friday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. The family suggests memorials to Douglas County Visiting Nurses, Rehabilitation and Hospice Care, sent in care of the mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain .com, subject: Hastert.