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Donna M. (Firks) German

October 9, 1937 ~ June 10, 2020 (age 82)


Donna M. German, age 82, of Auburn passed away on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.

She was born on October 9, 1937 in Fort Wayne.  She graduated from Central Catholic High School in Fort Wayne in 1955. 

Most recently Donna had worked at Foamex in Auburn for 11 years retiring in 2003.  She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Auburn.

Survivors Include:

Son; Danny German of California.

Son and daughter-in-law; Randy and Shelli German of Ben Wheeler, Texas.

Son; Nick German of Garrett.

Son; Andy German of Auburn.

5 grandchildren; Brad German, Jessica German, Taralyn German, Jace German and Stephanie German.

7 great grandchildren; Andrew German, Jessica German, Jade German, Curtis German, Clare Harley, Charlee German and Nolan German.

Brother; Fred Firks of Fort Wayne.

Sister; Diane McGinley of Wisconsin.

She was preceded in death by her father; Donald Firks, her mother; Mary (Kan Kamp) Brandt, son; Rickey German and 2 grandsons; Daniel German and Tyler German.

Graveside memorial services will be held on Monday, July 13, 2020 at 10:00 AM at Fort Wayne Catholic Cemetery, 3500 Lake Avenue, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805 with Father Timothy Wrozek officiating. 

Memorial donations may be directed to Donna's favorite restaurant, T & R Junction, 104 North Peters Street, Garrett, Indiana 46738.  The family wanted to help them out, as they have helped so many others during these unprecedented times.

Condolences may be sent to the family at and on our Facebook page at Feller and Clark Funeral Homes.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Feller and Clark Funeral Home in Auburn.


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