57 3rd Street SW
Plainview, MN 55964
115 South Ave.
Eyota, MN 55934
Donna Yarolimek, 90, of Plainview passed away February 27, 2020 at St.
Mary’s Hospital in Rochester under hospice care.
She was born in Wabasha County to George and Anna (Schuchard)
Kroening on December 12, 1929. On August 19, 1949 she married
Norman “Butch” Yarolimek in Lake City. They made Plainview their home.
Donna worked as a secretary at the Plainview Elementary School for
many years and then at Mallard Seed until one year ago. She was active
in the Ladies Auxiliary and Immanuel Lutheran Church in Plainview.
Donna lived a full and active life. She and her husband Butch spent
many winters in Arizona. Her favorite outing in recent years was a trip to
the casino in Red Wing.
Her husband Butch died October 10, 2008.
Donna is survived by three children; Steve (Susan) of Lubbock, TX,
Cindy Yarolimek of Largo, FL and Laurie Wilcox (Paul Kepen) of Mound,
MN; 7 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren; 1 brother Jim Kroening
of New Port Richey, FL along with many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 1 sister, Ora
Lance; 3 brothers, Kenny, Dalton and Maurice Kroening.
Funeral service is Friday, March 13, 2020, 10:00 am at Immanuel
Lutheran Church in Plainview with Pastor Phil Augustine officiating. Burial
is at Greenwood Cemetery, Plainview. Visitation is one hour prior to the
service at the church.
Schad & Zabel Funeral Home in Plainview, is assisting the family with the