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Donald D. Nimmow , Age 86

December 11, 1934 --September 11, 2021

Donald D. Nimmow age 86, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 11, 2021. Donald was born December 11, 1934, in Rock Springs, Wis., the son of Waldemar and Hermine (Carlin) Nimmow. He was a part of the Reedsburg High School graduating class of 1952 and enlisted in the United States Marine Corp upon turning 18. On October 14, 1955, he married Carol Franklin in Norfolk, VA. He served three tours in the Vietnam War and retired as a Major after 28 years of service. Later, he worked and retired as a plant engineer for Flambeau Plastics.

He is survived by a daughter Diane Lucht of Reedsburg, granddaughters Katherine Lucht of Raleigh, NC, and Kristina Cimpher (Alex) of Mauston, and great-grandsons Cason Persack and Samuel Cimpher both of Mauston. He was preceded in death by his wife, Carol Nimmow; son-in-law, Vernon Lucht; brothers Walter Nimmow and Edmund Nimmow, and sisters Cicely Sugden and Dora Peterson; and his parents. Funeral services will be held privately at Redlin-Ertz Funeral Home in Baraboo, WI.


cindy schanke September 13, 2021

friend Reedsburg , Wisconsin

Diane and family so sorry for your loss! Sending prayers to you all during this time! Thinking of you!

RITA M ZIMMERMAN September 14, 2021

Friend BARABOO , Wisconsin

I am so sorry for your loss. I knew Donald from working at Flambeau's. He was a very good man and respected by all. My thoughts and prayers to the family. Your in my thoughts and prayers Diane.

Ivy Hoege September 14, 2021

Friend Reedsburg , Wisconsin

Diane and girls, Sending you my thoughts of sympathy!

Kathy and Mike Przybylski September 14, 2021

Family friend Baraboo , Wisconsin

Our condolences for your loss. I knew Don from when I worked at Flambeau. My husband Mike cut his hair. He was a good man and proud to have been a Marine.