THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Donald T. LaGassie
Issue Date: May 3, 2018
Donald T. LaGassie, 61, of Marinette, passed away Friday, April 27, 2018 at Rennes Health Care Center-West in Peshtigo.
Born March 8, 1957 in Milwaukee to William and Betty LaGassie, he lived in various parts of the country until his family settled in Marinette in 1973, where he graduated from Marinette High School in 1976.
He served in the United States Navy and after returning to Marinette, he worked at Silvan Industries for many years before retiring.
He enjoyed fishing and going to the casino, but mostly time with his grandchildren and attending their activities.
He is survived by a daughter, Amanda LaGassie (fiancé, Shawn Henry); a son, Andrew LaGassie; his extended children, Tonya (Larry Cuff), William Treptow, Jr. (Heidi Connaher) and Patricia (Robbie Walcher); 12 grandchildren; a brother, Bill (Lisa) LaGassie and a sister, Helen (Bob) Shepherd.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Brenda and a brother, Lawrence.
Friends may call at Hansen Onion Martell Funeral Home in Marinette on Wednesday, May 2 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., followed by a Memorial Service with Pastor Mark Laatsch officiating.