Donovan Vietzke, 88, of Ellensburg died Saturday. Mr. Vietzke was born in Springdale and served in the Army Air Corps. He drove trucks for Schaake Packing Co., then started Ell-Trans Trucking Co. with friends, from which he retired in 1990.

Survivors include his wife, Delores; seven children, Susan Baxter, Patti Everett, Renae Enger, Lori LaFleur, Bruce Enger, Keith Enger and Linda Vietzke; and nine grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at First Lutheran Church, Ellensburg. Arrangements are by Brookside Funeral Home and Crematory, Ellensburg.