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Donald Pohar

April 12, 1941 May 11, 2020
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Donald Pohar 79 of LaSalle passed away May 11 at 2:49PM at OSF St. Francis Hospital in Peoria. Cremation rites have been accorded. A private graveside service will be at a later date. The Burgess Funeral Home in LaSalle is assisting the family.
He was born on April 12, 1941 in LaSalle to Joseph and Olga (Kotar) Pohar.
He married Maureen Kotar in Holy Family Church in Oglesby on July 27, 1968
He was employed as a machinist at Maze Nails in Peru. He was the owner and operator of Pohar’s Tavern in LaSalle.
He was a member of St. Hyacinth Church. He was a past member of the Illinois Liquor Association.
He enjoyed gardening, spending time sitting on his patio with family and friends and listening to polka music.
He is survived by:
3 Sister in Laws: Chris (Robert) Pohar LaSalle, Carolyn (William) Entrican of LaSalle, and Frances (Ronald) Pohar of LaSalle.
several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews and cousins
He is preceded in death by: his Parents,
His wife (2000),
2 brothers: Ronald (2006), and Robert (1998).
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