June 18, 2020
Donald J. Maier, longtime area resident, passed away Wednesday, June 10, 2020, at his home in LaCrosse. He was 87. No services are planned at this time.
Don was born July 22, 1932, in Zeeland, North Dakota, to Fred and Martha Graff Maier. Following his high school graduation in Zeeland, Don was drafted into the U.S. Army and worked as a mechanic during the Korean Conflict from 1952-1954. He was honorably discharged and moved to Spokane where he worked for a time at Fairchild Air Force Base. He moved to Colfax a short while later to be close to his brother Fred, who was already living here...