Donavan Howard Menning, age 59 of Black River Falls, died unexpectedly at his home Sunday May 15, 2022.
Don was born August 5, 1962 in Linwood, CA to Donald and Mary (Sullivan) Menning. After graduating from High School Don went to work for years as a car mechanic in Appleton WI. He later moved back to Black River Falls, where he worked for the Ho-Chunk Nation for over 10 years.
Don enjoyed fishing and tinkering with his guitar. He was generally a private person.
Survivors include his sisters Kay (David) Mach and Heidi Menning; a niece Holland Hogden; a nephew Dillon Quinlan; and a special friend Sherry Thompson.
Don was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Mary Menning.
Don’s wishes were to be cremated and to have his ashes sprinkled over his favorite fishing hole. Thus, private services have been rendered unto to the par Don’s wishes.
A celebration of life is being planned for at a date, time and place yet to be determined but will be announced.
The Buswell Funeral Home, 106 S. Second St., in Black River Falls is serving the family, (715) 284-2231.

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