Donald Fleischman, of Antigo, died Saturday, February 3, 2018, at home. He was 76 years old. He was born on April 10, 1941, in Antigo, a son of Henry and Margaret (VanDe Hey) Fleischman. He married Faye Doucette on May 12, 1961, at St. John Catholic Church, Antigo. She survives.
Don attended Fernwood Grade School.
He began dairy farming with his father as a teenager and has operated the family farm for the past 55 years.
He enjoyed hunting, four wheeling, snowmobiling, riding motorcycle and working in the shop with his boys.
Survivors including his wife are three sons, Alan (Sally) Fleischman, Wayne (Lisa) Fleischman, Craig (Kerstin) Fleischman all of Antigo; 13 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Rose Bjorklund, Antigo, Sharon Marshall and fiancee Gary Cernoch, Antigo.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son, Scott in infancy; a sister, Lorraine (Leon) Husnick; two brothers, Leonard (Virginia) Fleischman, Elmer (Mary Jane) Fleischman; a brother-in-law, Bob Marshall.
The funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at St. John Catholic Church with Rev. Charles Hoffmann officiating.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday at the Bradley Funeral Home and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home. A parish wake service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.