Fairbank-Donald Charles Menuey, 79 of Fairbank, died Tuesday, August 31, at ManorCare Health Center in Waterloo, of a lengthy illness.
He was born July 31, 1931 at Zwingle, Iowa , son of Paul and Helena (Brown) Menuey.
He married Ramona C. Toussaint on July 27, 1953 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Sumner, Iowa.
Donald retired from Rath Paking Company in Waterloo after working there 35 years. He was a lifetime farmer and after his retirement from Raths he was employed at Bachman Tool and Die in Independence.
Survived by: his wife, Ramona of Fairbank, fours sons, Randy (Kim) Menuey, Fairbank, Steve (Connie) Britt, Tony (Jo) Menuey, Dewar, Kerry ( Melanie) Menuey, Fairbank.Â Four daughters, Sandra (Mike) Tagtow, Fairbank, Diane (Garry) Damon, Dewar, Becky (Dave) Acker, Waverly, Brenda Buzynski, Waterloo.Â Thirteen grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren.Â Two sisters, Helen Ridenour, Manchester and Marlys (Archie) Miller, Independence.
Preceded in death by:Â his parents, Paul and Helena Menuey, one grandson, Joshua Menuey, two brothers, RobertÂ Menuey and Kenneth Menuey.Â One sister, Velma Benfante.
Services: at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 3, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Fairbank, with burial in the Church Cemetery.Â Public visitation from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 2, at the funeral home.Â There will be a rosary by the Fairbank Knights of ColumbusÂ CouncilÂ Â Â NO. 11161 at 6:00 and a Scripure Service at 7:00 p..
Memorials may be directed to the family.