In memory of

Donald Gullett

August 21, 1938 - August 4, 2017
From: Wall Lake, IA
Donald Gullett

Donald Gullett

Born: August 21, 1938
Died: August 4, 2017
Age: 78
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   Donald M. Gullett, age 78, of Wall Lake, Iowa, died on August 4, 2017, at Twilight Acres Nursing Home in Wall Lake. Donald Mansfield Gullett, the son of Morris and Martha (Tilden) Gullett, was born in New Albany, Indiana, on August 21, 1938.  He lived his youth and received his education in New Albany.  He served his country in the United States Army Reserves from October 6, 1956, until September 23, 1964. 
   On December 10, 1961, Don was united in marriage to Frances Kay Hedberg at Wall Lake, IA and to this union four children were born: Tim, Troy, Todd, and Gay. Don and Fran’s married lifetime has been spent in the Wall Lake community where Don was part owner and a mechanic with Albrecht Oil and Feed for nearly 50 years.  Don was never idle and enjoyed his work and giving everyone a hard time when they stopped by the station.  Hobbies of Don’s included hunting, fishing, watching sports on television, supporting the Iowa Hawkeyes and reading.  He was a faithful member of the Trinity Presbyterian Church.
   Don’s life is honored, celebrated and cherished by his family which include his wife of 55 years, Fran, of Wall Lake, his sons: Tim (Cherri) Gullett of Lake View, IA, Troy (Lisa) Gullett of Lake View, IA, Todd (Lisa) Gullett of Wall Lake, IA, his daughter: Gay (Bill) Pardekooper of Altoona, IA, his grandchildren: Holly (Kurt) Lake, Ashley (Tony) Hogrefe, Brandi and Justin, Evan, Drew, Regan, Jack, Cain, Jacob, Gabe and Libby, his great grandchildren: Jase, Tommy, Alli, Hayden, Bailey, Jaiden, Piper, Briley and Carter , his brothers: Morris, John, Randy, and Robert Gullett, Frank Tilden, and Stephen Treskot, Jr., his sisters: Bonnie Jean Maddox, Evelyn Hale, and Carol Drouillard, his half-sister: Stephanie Sondergard, other extended family and his many friends.
   He was preceded in death by his parents, Morris and Martha, his step-mother Bertha, his father-in-law and mother-in-law: Ernest and Corrine Hedberg, his sisters: Martha Ann and Susan Treskot, and his brother: Ronald.


10:00 a.m., Tuesday
August 8, 2017
Trinity Presbyterian Church
Wall Lake, Iowa

Reverend Randy Russom
5:00-7:00 p.m., Monday
August 7, 2017
Trinity Presbyterian Church
Wall Lake, Iowa
Wall Lake Cemetery
Wall Lake, Iowa


Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 3:23 PM
“Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you”
- Evora & Nola
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 3:23 PM
“Fran-so sorry to hear about Don. You know he is at peace and in a better place. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers-Vern and Mary”
- Vern and Mary Bruening
Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 10:56 AM
“I am so sorry for your loss. Much love to you all.”
- Christina Eiler
Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 10:56 AM
“Thinking of you at this difficult time .”
- Janene Herrig Mickel
Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 10:56 AM
“Fran and family,
You've lost someone who touched the lives of many and who will be deeply missed.
My sympathy and Prayers, Mary Jo Hauser”
- Mary Jo Hauser
Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 10:56 AM
“So sorry for your loss.”
- Scott Cook
Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 10:56 AM
“Sorry about your loss prayers for all”
- Mike Wollesen
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