Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
Donna Adolph of Kimball died Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, at TLA Foster Care in Waite Park under hospice care. She was 79.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at St. Anne's Catholic Church in Kimball with Fr. Tom Olson officiating. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Sunday at the Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel in Kimball, and one hour prior to the service at the church. There will be a prayer service at 5 p.m. on Sunday. Burial will follow the funeral at St. Anne's Catholic Cemetery.
Donna Julia Adolph was born Aug. 25, 1932, at home in St. Cloud to Joseph and Clothilda (Weyrens) Zabinski. Upon graduating from Cathedral High School in 1950, Donna took accounting courses through the business college. She received on the job training at Thielman Hardware, thus beginning her accounting career. She was united in marriage to Richard "Dick" Adolph July 25, 1959, at Holy Angels Catholic Church in St. Cloud. Dick and Donna farmed in Maine Prairie Township all their married years. Donna also worked at DeZurik in Sartell for 40 years, retiring in 1993. She continued with her tax preparation/accounting business for many years. Donna was an active member of St. Anne's Catholic Church and enjoyed her dogs, fixing puzzles, watching tennis, and her trips to the casino.
Donna was preceded in death by her husband Dick in 2005; parents; brother Jim Zabinski; sisters Mary Zabinski, and Carol Borman; sister-in-law Joan Zabinski; brother-in-law Don Borman; and nephew Andy Zabinski.
She is survived by her siblings Joe, Jerry (and Kathy), and Robert (and Nancy) Zabinski of Waite Park, Alice (and Ben) Supan of St. Stephen, Jean (and Ray) Weyer of St. Joseph, and John "Jack" (and Lue) Zabinski of North Prairie; special friends Gary and Vicki Woods and their family of Kimball; also several nieces and nephews and friends.
The pallbearers will be Lee Zabinski, Jeff Swanson, Chris Woods, Keith Donnay, John Adolph, and Leo Supan. The music for the service will be provided by Mary Streit, organist, and the St. Anne's Choir. Arrangements were entrusted to Dingmann Funeral Care of Kimball.