Donald A. Wierzba, 67, of Sandusky, passed away unexpectedly Feb. 1, 2013, at his home.
He was born April 10, 1945, in Port Clinton, son of the late Julian and Anna (Kosco) Wierzba. Don was a 1963 graduate of Port Clinton High School. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served two tours of duty in Vietnam and was a recipient of the Bronze Star, and had also served in Korea and Germany.
Don was a life member and past officer of AMVETS Post 17 and chaplain for District 13, life member of the VFW Post 2529, life member of the DAV and a life member of the American Legion Post 83.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Judy A. (Nielsen) Wierzba; sister, Theresa (Robley "Blackie" Sr.) Blackford of Gypsum; nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he also was preceded in death by a brother, Ronald Wierzba.
At his request, visitation will be private and cremation will take place. A memorial service will be at a later date. The family suggests that memorial contributions may be made to the family in his name.
Arrangements are entrusted to David F. Koch Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 520 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Your memories and words of comfort may be expressed to Don's family at davidfkoch.com.