Donald L. Dreke, 41, of Chippewa Falls was taken to heaven unexpectedly on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014.
He was born Nov. 4, 1972, to Don and Ann (Hatfield) Dreke. He was raised in Stanley, and then in Cadott, until he finished school. He met Tracey Ross in 1988 and they married in 1994 and had two children. They divorced in 1998. He is well known for his skills as a mechanic and handyman. He helped many friends and family. He has left his mark on many lives.
Don is survived by: his mother, Ann; children, Donald J. Dreke and Alexandra Dreke; step-daughter, Samantha Warner; sister, Ginny Dreke; niece, Katie Walters; and many other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Don.
Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. on Monday, March 3, 2014, at Church of Notre Dame in Chippewa Falls. Family will receive friends one hour prior to service at church. Evergreen Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.