Donald F. Naumann, 87, of Waterloo, IL, passed away peacefully on October 19, 2022 at home with family by his side. He was born April 1, 1935 in E. St. Louis, Illinois.
Don was a 65-plus year member of Local #100 in E. St. Louis. He was an avid softball player for the Waterloo Breezy Hill and Columbia Softball teams throughout the 1960s and 1970s. Don could fix and build anything, helped everyone, never met a stranger, and had a great sense of humor. He was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather. He was much-loved and will be dearly missed.
He is survived by his wife Ida Naumann (nee Barber); children Donald E. (Susan) Naumann, Susan (Dennis) Schweigert, and Michael (Karen) Naumann; grandchildren; John (Lorrie) Naumann, Angie (James) White, Lindsay (Collin) Moore, Kyle (Alisha) Moore, Jason (Amanda) Frierdich, Stephanie (Erik) Elden, Samantha (Josh) Hurst, Abby Naumann, and Ellie Naumann; great grandchildren; great-great grandchildren; nieces; nephews; and cousins.
Don is preceded in death by his parents Fred and Helen (nee Taylor) Naumann, brothers Richard Naumann, Fred (Janice) Naumann, and granddaughter Jennifer Frierdich.
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Private family services will be held.