Donald J. Scully age 70 of Lyndon Station, Wisconsin died Monday, April 8, 2013 at Hess Memorial Hospital in Mauston, Wisconsin.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, April 12, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Lyndon Station with Father Valentine Joseph celebrating. Burial will be at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the Conway-Picha Funeral Home in Lyndon Station on Thursday, April 11, 2013 from 4:00-7:00 P.M. and on Friday, April 12, 2013 from 9:00- 10:45 A.M. and then process to the church.
Donald was born March 2, 1943 in Seven Mile Creek Township, Juneau County Wisconsin, the son of Daniel and Margaret (Walsh) Scully. At the age of 16 he worked at the Reedsburg canning factory, besides working on the family farm. He raised dairy cows and sheep. He was a life-long member of the 4-H club. In his early year he was on the bowling team. He drove truck for 30 years hauling peas, corn and fertilizer. He was a great gardener and liked to grow red potatoes and cucumbers. He took great pride in the appearance and care of the farm. He had an excellent work ethic.
Donald is survived by his brothers, Dick (Heather) of Rock Springs, WI, Bob (Bonnie) of Grafton, MA and Bill of Wisconsin Dells; sisters, Mary (Dale) Schoff of Racine, WI and Rita Peters of Madison, WI as well as numerous nephews, nieces, great nephews and nieces, other relatives and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Roseann; nephew, Robert Peters.