Donald E. Prekler, Class of 1965
Donald E. Prekler, age 69, of Lakewood, Ohio passed away on July 31, 2017 at the Louis Stokes VA Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Don was born August 10, 1947 in Painesville, Ohio to Joseph and Norma (Hausch) Prekler. He graduated from Perry High School in 1965 and served in the United States Air Force. Don was very active in theater and music and starred in many local productions. He owned and operated his own business "We Scene Everything" in Cleveland building scenery and restoring antique furniture and buildings. He is survived by his sister, Mary LuAnn (Robert) Morris of Lexington SC, his dearest and closest friend of over 40 years Jim (Katherine) Schafer of Elyria, Ohio, Nephews Barry (Elaine) Jones, Benjamin (Keri) Morris and Bob (Kristy) Morris II. Nieces, Addison, Emma, Kensley and a nephew Joseph. Burial will be in Perry Cemetery with a private graveside service at Don's request.