Donna Fett, 81, of Plankinton, SD, passed away Thursday, October 15, 2020 at Avera Brady Health and Rehab in Mitchell. Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Monday, October 26, 2020 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Plankinton, SD. Burial will be in Mizpah Cemetery in Plankinton. Visitation will be from 5-7:00 PM Sunday, October 25 at St. Paul Lutheran Church with a 6:30 PM prayer service. Arrangements by Bittner Funeral Chapel.
Donna Marie (Titze) Fett was born October 19, 1938 to Albert and Elsie (Triebwasser) Titze in Mitchell, SD. She graduated from Mitchell High School in 1956.
Donna married Howard Fett on November 28, 1957 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Mitchell. To this union 3 children were born, John, Joan, and Ed. They lived on the family farm east of Plankinton and farmed until they retired. Howard and Donna moved into Plankinton in 2014.
They were members of St. Paul Lutheran Church. Donna was a member of the LWML Circle until 2015 when she moved to Avera Brady.
Being raised a city girl, Donna adjusted well to life as a farmer’s wife. She grew a large garden, raised bottle lambs and chickens, and liked to sew. After her children were grown, she worked at Dodd Hardware and the Coffee Cup for a number of years.
Donna is survived by her son, Ed (Merridy) Fett, Plankinton; daughter, Joan (Steve) Jensen, Alpena; daughter-in-law, Lori Fett; 6 grandchildren, Britni (Jim) Mueller, Dani (Daren) Johnson, Becki (Brandon) Haiar, Cristin (Jason) Weber, Alanna (Troy Aust) Fett, and Erica Fett; 9 great-grandchildren; sister Cherie (Dennis) Hellwig; brother, Jim (Linda) Titze; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Howard; son, John; and son-in-law, Tom Hoefert.