Subke, a resident of St. Francis Nursing Home, died on Friday, July 10,
2015. Donna was born in River Falls, WI
on July 14, 1927, the oldest of five children, to Anthony and Eleanor Deiss.
younger years she enjoyed dancing, singing and playing the violin. She was known to have done a mean fox trot
August 10, 1950 Donna married Fred Subke.
Donna held several secretarial positions throughout her working
career. After retiring from the New
Richmond School District as librarian secretary, she and her husband, Fred,
retired to Fond du Lac, WI. Fred and
Donna were known to have thrown some pretty unique parties at their home at the
Park Avenue Condominiums.
Donna are her daughters, Karolyn (Ron) Bieri and Rozanne Richards, both of Fond
du Lac; one brother, Tony Deiss (Ethel) of Luck, WI; one sister, Doris Howard
(Robert) of West St. Paul, MN; four grandchildren, Mark Richards (Tara), Ann
Champion, John Wise, Matt Wise (fiancee Robyn); five great grandchildren, Kayla
Moore (Michael), Brooke, Tyler and Abigail Champion, and Maren Richards; as
well as numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
Donna in death are her husband, Fred, one brother, William Deiss, and one
sister, Genevieve Killian.
Service: A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be
celebrated at 1:00 PM on Monday, July 20, 2015 at the St. Francis Home Chapel,
33 Everett Street, Fond du Lac. Father Jerry Harris will preside. Inurnment
will follow at the Chapel of the Risen Christ Mausoleum, Calvary Cemetery.
family requests that any memorial donations in her name be directed to Agnesian
Hospice, 430 E. Division Street, Fond du Lac, 54935.
Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family. www.zacherlfuneralhome.com