Funeral services for Floyd Allen Donarski, Sr., 82, of Milaca will be 10 a.m. Friday, June 8, 2012 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Milaca with the Rev. James Remmerswaal officiating. Visitation will be at 9 a.m. at the church. Burial will be at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Milaca.
Floyd died May 22.
He was born Dec. 1, 1929 in Stranquist, Minn. to Edward and Elsie (Pietrusezewski) Donarski. He grew up in Thief River Falls, Minn. and attended St. Bernards Catholic School. He served in the National Guard and was discharged in 1950.
On Feb. 3, 1951 he married Lorraine J. Sorenson in St. Paul, Minn. He farmed and was a truck driver for 30 years in the St. Paul area.
He is survived by his wife Lorraine; children Deborah Asmus of Milaca, Floyd, Jr. of St. Cloud, Susan (Dennis) Lynn of Las Vegas, Nev., Cheryl of Park Rapids, Minn., Dianne Peterson of Sauk Rapids, Minn., David of Sartell, Minn., and Lori Friel of Mora; 17 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; sisters, Frances of Farmington, Carol of Florida and Barbara of Missouri; brother James of Thief River Falls, Minn.; and many nieces and nephews.
Floyd was preceded in death by his parents; and three brothers.