Don Sattler

Donald ‘Don’  (Freddie) Sattler, 86 formerly of Blissfield, passed away Tuesday, January 20, 2015, at Tecumseh Place II. 
He was born in Metamora, Ohio, November 5, 1928 to Robert and Ruth (Irwin) Sattler.  He married Marian Haas on November 10, 1946 in Blissfield.  They enjoyed 64 years of marriage before she preceded him in death in 2010.
Don worked with the Crist Company, GoCon/Goodrich and later on with Lenawee Kreighoff doing masonry work and carpentry.  Family was important to Don, especially his grandchildren.  He and his wife, Marian spent many hours at Lenawee County Fair watching their grandchildren show their 4-H projects. He also enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time with his family up north at the family cabin.  Christmas time was always special to Don as he created presents for family, especially birdhouses. He attended Blissfield United Brethren Church.   
Survivors include his children, Greg (Tanna) Sattler of Tecumseh, Laura (Dan) Sauter of Palmyra and Lezlie Whiteford of Texas; 11 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren and a brother Jim (Sue) Sattler of Assumption, Ohio.
In addition to his wife Marian, he was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Brenda; a son, Brad Sattler; and four brothers and sisters.
Funeral services for Don were held Friday, January 23, 2015, at Wagley Funeral Home, Tagsold Chapel, with Pastor Tom Hawkins officiating. Burial took place at Pleasant View Cemetery in Blissfield. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee or the Alzheimer’s Association. Memories and online condolences are welcomed at