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Donna Domino

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Donna Domino, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend, passed away Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011, at Park View Care Center in Sac City.

Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sac City, under the direction of Christensen-Huffman Funeral Homes. The Reverend Don Pobanz will officiate. Committal services will be 2:15 p.m. Wednesday at the St. Clair Cemetery in Ute. Visitation will be held at Christensen-Huffman Funeral Home in Sac City on Tuesday from 4-8 p.m., with the family present from 6-8 p.m. Online condolences may be directed to www.christensenhuffman.com.

Born June 12, 1929, in Danbury, Donna Irene Domino was the daughter of Gus and Gladys (Newkirk) Miller. She met and later, in 1947, was married to Arnold Schneider until his death in 1975.

Donna made her home in Sac City and was united in marriage to Mars Domino on June 4, 1977. Donna owned and operated the Giftique from 1978-2002. Her greatest hobby was her beautiful flower garden where she spent many happy hours. She and Mars loved to dance and were like two butterflies on the dance floor.

Survivors include her children, Kay (Terry Thomsen) Anderson of Altoona, Dr. Dennis (Barbara) Schneider of Emmetsburg, Linda Domino of Early, Alan Domino of Sac City, Gary (Wendy Klatt) Domino of Early, and Randy Domino of Nemaha; an "adopted" daughter, Lori Van Ahn of Sac City; six grandchildren, LCpl Travis (Haley) Anderson, currently stationed in Afghanistan, Deena (Travis) Fries of Emmetsburg, Dianna (Ben) Gray of Ankeny, Doug Schneider of Emmetsburg, and Avery and Amelia Klatt of Sac City; four great-grandchildren, Phoenix Anderson, and Cheyanne, Tattum, and Ocean Fries; a sister, Florence (Darrell) O'Connor of Mapleton; as well as many nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.

In addition to her first husband, Donna was preceded in death by her parents; an infant son and two infant daughters; and two brothers, Lester and Roy Miller.