Monday, March 30th, 2009
Donald L. Fickert, 73, 2620 Hone-Weir Road, Celina, died at 9:50 p.m. March 27, 2009, at his residence.
He was born March 26, 1936, in Mercer County to Levi and Elsie Kanorr Fickert. On Feb. 15, 1958, he married Mary Fox, who survives.
Other survivors are four sons, Don (Tina) Fickert Jr., Doug Fickert and Lee Fickert, all of Celina, Ron (Kristi) Fickert, Wilmington; two daughters, Rose (Dennis) Butler, Rockford, and Cindy (Dick) Miller, Celina; two brothers, Jack Fickert, Celina, and Jerry Fickert, Lima; two sisters, Janet (Leroy) Hoaglin, Van Wert, and Cheryl (Carl) Jenkins, Celina; 16 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
He was a retired farmer and self-employed truck driver and a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Celina.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church, the Rev. Richard Riedel officiating. Burial is at St. Marys Catholic Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina.
Contributions can be made to Celina Area Visiting Nurses and Hospice or Cheryl Ann School.
Condolences can be left a www.ciscofuneralhome.com.