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Donald A. Fiebiger

Donald A. Fiebiger


Donald A. Fiebiger, 79, of Baxter, died Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Edgewood Vista in Brainerd, Minn. A Mass of Christian Burial for Donald was held Monday, April 29, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Christopher’s Catholic Church in Nisswa, Minn. Visitation was Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Brenny Funeral Chapel in Baxter, Minn., from 5-7 p.m. and one hour prior to services at the church. Interment will be at the Lake Shore Memorial Gardens.

Donald was born Aug. 15, 1933, in Waseca, Minn., to Leopold and Anna (Spies) Fiebiger. He graduated from Waseca High School. After high school Don entered the U.S. Navy. Following his honorable discharge from the Navy he was united into marriage to Susan Hamann on Aug. 13, 1955, in Waseca, Minn. Don started his own business, Minnesota Electric Controls, and worked there until his retirement. After his retirement he moved to the Brainerd lakes area.

Don was a member of the Nisswa American Legion and St. Christopher’s Catholic Church. He was a former member of the Anoka American Legion. Don enjoyed golfing, dancing, playing pool and spending time with close friends on the Gull Lake Chain. He also was an avid sports enthusiast and loved his wife’s cooking. He captured people’s hearts with his friendliness and humor.

Don is survived by his children, Michael (Tamerah) Mayer of St. Paul, Minn., Kimber Fiebiger of Minneapolis, Minn., Craig (Lisa) Fiebiger of Pequot Lakes, Minn., Tracy (Roy) Brice of Ottawa, Ill., and Rick (Tracy) Fiebiger of Minneapolis; sister, Marion Sutter of Owatonna, Minn.; 15 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Susan; and three brothers, Bob, Bill and Ed.

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Arrangements were entrusted to Brenny Funeral Chapel in Baxter, Minn.