|Birth: ||Sep. 28, 1943|
|Death: ||Dec. 9, 2006|
Obituary submitted by Ben Bower.
Donald Fickel, 63 of Fairfield, died Saturday, December 9th, 2006 at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota following a lingering illness.
Survivors include his wife Esther of Fairfield; three sisters, Dorothy (Pete) Crawford of Houston, Texas, Marilyn (Dick) Korseberg of Washburn, Wisconsin, Mary Sue Fickel of Indianola, Iowa
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother Robert and a sister Lola Belle Ranard.
Donald was born September 28, 1943 at Batavia, Iowa. He was the son of Alfred Earl and Mary Billingsley Fickel. He was a graduate of Indianola High School and Iowa State University. In 1974 he married Esther Hough at Washington, Iowa. Don was a veteran serving in the US Army. Don worked in lost prevention at the Wal-Mart Warehouse in Mt. Pleasant and was also a door greeter for Wal-Mart. On
September 13, 2005 he received a heart transplant at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Memorials may be given in Don's name to the First Christian Church in Fairfield.
Alfred Earl Fickel (1907 - 1987)
Mary Helen Billingsley Fickel (1912 - 2005)
Lola Belle Fickel Ranard (1932 - 1988)*
Donald Eugene Fickel (1943 - 2006)
Mary Sue Fickel (1956 - 2015)*
Plot: North, Row M, Plot #4, Lot #1
Created by: Diane Pedersen
Record added: Aug 21, 2011
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