Donald A. DeMars, 89, of Columbus, passed away Sunday, July 26, 2020 at Columbus Nursing and Rehab. He was born December 1, 1930 in Sheboygan, the son of Wesly and Beulah (Hersch) DeMars.
Don graduated from Madison Central High School. He joined the U.S. Army and served his country in Korea during the Korean Conflict. He was united in marriage to Frances M. Pallow October 4, 1958 in Madison. Don worked at Hults Capital Dealership in automotive parts for many years and also served the Poynette area on the Volunteer Fire Department and as Village President. Don enjoyed bowling, curling, and card clubs.
Survivors include his wife Frankie; sons Michael (Susie) Bender and Steven (Marcia) DeMars; daughter JoMarie (Don) Johnson; nine grandchildren; three great grandchildren with another expected in August, and sister Judith Parsons. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother Richard, and many other family and friends.
Memorial services with social distancing guidelines and mask requirements will be held Friday, July 31, 2020 at 11 AM at Grasse Funeral Home, 401 Angel Way, Rio. Visitation will be held from 10 AM until the time of service.
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