Donald Zetah

Donald Zetah, 84, of Pillager, passed away peacefully on August 21, 2020.  

Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, August 26, 2020, 11:00 a.m., at Christ the King Catholic Church in Browerville with Fr. Mitchell Bechtold officiating. Friends may call one hour prior to the service at the church.

Burial will be held at the Motley Public Cemetery.

Donald was born June 24, 1936, in Brainerd to Sylvester (Wes) and Veronica (Schmidt) Zetah. He attended college for two years and was inducted into the United States Army on February 15, 1956. Donald was honorably discharged on January 27, 1958. On July 9, 1960, he married Jane Koester at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Browerville. Donald worked as an electrical contractor until his retirement. He owned and operated a KOA campground with his brothers and also owned the Kozy Kove Resort for several years.  

Donald enjoyed fishing, hunting and going to auctions, rummage sales and pawn shops. One of his favorite past-times was hanging out with friends and relatives in Motley.

Donald is survived by his wife, Jane; eight children, Rick Zetah, Duane (Angie) Zetah, Denise (Bruce) Hines, Sandy (Pat) House, Colleen (Dave) Long, Gina (Neal) Dreher, Kurt (Jennifer) Zetah, Kevin (Erika) Zetah and Keith (Kelli) Zetah; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren and three sisters, Barbara (Costa) Nichols, Theresa Kruger and Becky Thielen

Donald is preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Frances, Jerry and Tommy Zetah.

Arrangements by Iten Funeral Home - itenfuneralhome.com.

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