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In Memory of

Donald Herman Portz

May 28, 1930 - April 29, 2017

Obituary


Donald H. Portz passes away on Saturday April 29, 2017 in Sun City, Arizona. Born in Delafied, WI, May 28, 1930. He was a graduate of Waukesha High School, attended UW Madison and served in the U.S. Air Force in El Paso, TX at Biggs Air Force Base.
He married his high school sweetheart Joyce Nichols. They were married for the last 66 years. Don started his career as a Lithographer in the printing industry at W.A. Krueger for 35 years.
Retiring to Sun City, he enjoyed golfing, the art of silver craft, hunting,...

Donald H. Portz passes away on Saturday April 29, 2017 in Sun City, Arizona. Born in Delafied, WI, May 28, 1930. He was a graduate of Waukesha High School, attended UW Madison and served in the U.S. Air Force in El Paso, TX at Biggs Air Force Base.
He married his high school sweetheart Joyce Nichols. They were married for the last 66 years. Don started his career as a Lithographer in the printing industry at W.A. Krueger for 35 years.
Retiring to Sun City, he enjoyed golfing, the art of silver craft, hunting, fishing, joking with his many friends, relaxing, and RVing.
As Don got older he enjoyed visits and special time with his children Mike (Kathy), Diane (Kurt), Patty (Carl), and granddaughters Alyssa, Carissa, Taylor and Paige.
Don is also survived by sisters Joni (Rusty), Sandy, brother Darwin (Linda), many nieces, nephews, and friends, and preceded in death by father Donald, mother Florence and brother David (Donna). Don was loved by all and will be deeply missed.
Services will be held Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 11:00 am at Sunland Mortuary, 15826 Del Webb Blvd., Sun City, AZ.

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