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Madonna “Dotsie” Mae Praschak, age 84, of Glenwood City died Thursday, May 24, 2018 unexpectedly in Glenwood City.

Dotsie was born August 20, 1933 in Glenwood City to Arthur and Agnes (Knops) Zacharias. She graduated from Glenwood City High School in 1951. Dotsie married Donald Praschak on June 28, 1952. Together they had 4 children; Donna, Doreen, Diana and David. Over the year, she was employed by Montgomery Wards, Don’s Bar, The Topper Stop, Praschak’s Pagoda, Grandma’s Daycare, Ormson’s Super Valu and Nilssen’s Foods.

Dotsie is preceded in death by her parents, husband Donald, siblings Harris, Chester, Madeline, Walter, Sherman and Carol.

For Dotsie, there was nothing greater than a life lived. And she lived it. She loved sharing great stories, she was quick to laugh, love and live. She will remain in the hearts and memories of her children; Donna (Bruce) Lunak, Doreen (Ann) Praschak, Diana (Jeff) Sanders and David (Sarah) Praschak. Grandchildren Kimberly (Josh), Kristina, Alex, Luke, Max and Katherine. Brother Jon (Mary) Zacharias and many dear relatives and friends.

A celebration of life service will be held Sunday, June 10, 2018 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the home of Jeff and Diana Sanders, 2927 Cty Rd DD, Glenwood City, WI. Interment of cremains will be at a later date at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery Glenwood City. Local arrangements by the Anderson Funeral Home in Glenwood City, WI.

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