Colleen Ann Domino

Colleen Ann Domino

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Death 31 Dec 2001 (aged 52)
Burial Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 11595211 · View Source
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Colleen A. Domino, 52, of Elgin, died Monday, Dec. 31, 2001, at Seasons Hospice, Rochester, of brain cancer.
She was born April 7, 1949, in Austin, to Dale Rex and Agnes A. (Adams) Domino.
She attended Adams High School graduating in 1967 and Winona State University graduating in 1978. She served three years in the United States Air Force and 28 years in the Minnesota Army National Guard retiring in June 2001 with the rank of Command Sergeant Major. In November 2001, she was honored as the American Legion National Guard Enlisted Person of the Year. She was awarded the Army Legion of Merit Medal. The award, given by the Secretary of the Army is the highest award given to any soldier during peacetime. She was a member of the American Legion for 31 years.
She taught English for 22 years at Elgin-Millville High School during which time she also coached volleyball, basketball and track and served as athletic director, career counselor, student council advisor and senior class advisor.
She was past president of the Elgin-Millville Education Association, past president of Hiawatha Valley Teachers United and past board member of the Rochester Juvenile Diabetes Association. She was also a member of the Minnesota Education Association and her favorite hobby was reading.
Survivors include her parents, Dale Rex and Agnes (Adams) Domino, Adams; brothers and sisters-in-law, Eugene Domino, Adams; Rex and Diane Domino, Lakeville; and Glenn and Donna Domino, Burnsville; aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a brother and nephew.
Visitation: 4 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 3, 2002, with a 7:30 p.m. prayer service at the funeral home with Military Honor Guard by the Elgin American Legion.
Service: 11 a.m., Friday, at St. Joachim's Catholic Church, Plainview, with Father Donald Connelly officiating and Military Honor Guard by the Minnesota Army National Guard.
Interment: Sacred Heart Cemetery, Adams, with military graveside rites by the Adams American Legion.
Funeral Home: Schleicher Funeral Home, Plainview.


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  • Created by: K McAlister P
  • Added: 23 Aug 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11595211
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Colleen Ann Domino (7 Apr 1949–31 Dec 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11595211, citing Sacred Heart Cemetery, Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by K McAlister P (contributor 46787693) .