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Donald Eugene Scheetz Jr., 65, of Niangua, died Sunday Nov. 21, 2021, in his home.

He was born May 21, 1956, in Topeka, Kan. to Donald and Mary (Bayless-Brown) Scheetz.

Donald was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Elizabeth Cox; stepbrothers, Dale Brown and Steve Brown; and stepsister, Susan Wilkerson.

He was a farmer, mechanic and dump truck driver. He was a member of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife Tami of the home; three children, Michael Scheetz (Kattie) of Niangua; Anthony Scheetz (Amanda) of Niangua, and Heather Cash (Thomas) of Niangua; his sister, Lorinda Peck (Steve) of Springfield; two stepbrothers, Robert Brown (Gladys) of Conway, and Rick Brown (Kathy) of Willard; 18 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Donald Eugene Scheetz Jr. will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021, at Fraker Funeral Home Inc. in Marshfield with visitation before services from 1-2 p.m. Saturday. Burial will follow in Amity Cemetery. The family suggests memorials be made to Niangua Backpack Program or Niangua Fire Department, and left in care of Fraker Funeral Home, P.O. Box 85, Marshfield, Mo. 65706.