OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
200 Minorca Rd, Hot Springs Village, AR
Donna Marie Fick
Published: December 13, 2012
Donna Marie Fick, 73, of Hot Springs Village died of a sudden illness on Monday December 10, 2012. She was born August 27, 1939 to Ralph and Dollie Johannes in Missouri Valley, Iowa.
Donna graduated from high school in Laurens, Iowa and University of Northern Iowa. She married Eugene Fick on Aug 3rd, 1963 and lived in Ida Grove, Iowa where she worked at Iowa Department of Human Services. She and Eugene moved to Hot Springs Village, Arkansas upon retirement. Donna was a faithful Lutheran and attended Faith Lutheran Church where she was active in bell choir and the local chapter of Thrivent.
Donna is preceded in death by her husband, parents, brothers Robert and Arthur Johannes, and sister, Loretta Johannes. She is survived by her son Matthew (Tracy) Fick and their four children Dalton, Kai, Parker and Will of Morton, Ill.; daughter, Laura (Greg) Baldwin of Plano, Texas; sister, Lillian Johannes of Mason City, Iowa; brother, Philip (Sonja) Johannes of Branson, Mo; and brother, Carl (Sallie) Johannes of San Antonio, Texas.
Services will be held on Friday at Faith Lutheran Church at 11 a.m. with Pastor Mark Carnahan officiating and burial will follow in Ida Grove, Iowa at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family requests all memorials are made in Donna's name to Heifer International, or Faith Lutheran Church. Services are under the care of CedarVale Funeral Home. Guests may register at www.cedarvalefuneralhome.com.