Donald "Donny" Jewison

DONALD “DONNY” JEWISON, age 67, of rural Waseca, died peacefully on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at his home.

Born on January 16, 1952 in Waseca, Minnesota, he was the son of George and Josephine (Pfeifer) Jewison.  He graduated from Sacred Heart High School in 1970. He later entered the U.S. Army in 1972 and was honorably discharged in 1974. On November 8, 1980 he married Nancy Minges at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Meriden. Donny worked as a mason for many years and took great pride in his work.  Most recently, he was employed by CJ Masonry.   Donny loved spending time outdoors cutting wood and enjoying nature.  He lived a simple life.  His greatest passion was his family and being at home on the property he cultivated and cared for.  He also enjoyed gardening and woodworking.  He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Waseca and the American Legion Post 228.

Donny is survived by his wife Nancy of Waseca; two children, Sarah (Ryan) Hoffman of Waseca and Jason Jewison of Mound;  three grandchildren, Samarah, Isaiah and Amiya Hoffman; siblings, Jerry (Pat) Jewison of Copeland, TX, Patsy (Joe) Bartz of Ontario, CA, Jack (Lan) Jewison of Waseca and nieces and nephews.  He is also survived by extended family Katie Pfeifer and her seven children and families.  He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Jim and David, sister-in-law, Diane Jewison, and special cousin, John Pfeifer.

Visitation will be held on Friday, August 16, 2019 from 5-8 PM at Dennis Funeral & Cremation Services in Waseca and continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 10:30 AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Waseca.  Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Waseca. 


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