Pomfret/ Woodstock, CT.- Donald R. Walberg age 55 died at the Univ. of MA Healthcare Center, Worcester, MA from complications of an automobile accident. He was best brother to his three sisters; Jill Duggan of Canton, MA, Kristen Walberg of Putnam, CT and Judy Walberg and her husband Daniel French of Woodstock, CT. He also leaves nieces and nephews who loved their Uncle Donnie. Don leaves so many friends and his extended families; Ian, Deb, Matt, Jiggy and Craig. He was born in Southbridge son of the late Carol E. (Shooter) Walberg and Donald C. Walberg and was a life long resident of Woodstock, CT. He was a graduate of Johnson and Wales Culinary Institute in Rhode Island. He was a Chef at Grill 37 in Pomfret, CT. Donald enjoyed motorcycles, fishing, dogs and great times with the family. The family asks all who were touched by Don aka " The Dude" to raise a glass and toast a life well lived. There are no calling hours and all services are private. Donations may be in his memory to Alzheimer's research to help cure a disease that plagued prior elderly family members. The Shaw-Majercik Funeral Home, 48 School St., Webster, MA has been entrusted with his arrangements. A guest book is available at www.shaw-majercik.com where you may post a condolence or light a candle.