Donna Mae Balk, age 76, of Guttenberg, IA, died Wednesday, December 29, 2021. She was born on August 5, 1945 in McGregor, IA, the daughter of Walter and Edith (Ferguson) Miler.
Donna received her education locally and graduated from the Guttenberg High School in 1963. On July 3rd 1965, Donna was united in marriage with Jerry Balk at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Guttenberg.
Donna was called to heaven ahead of her husband of over 56 years, Jerry; granddaughter, Ashley (Matt) Wimmer; son in law, Tom Schlueter; siblings, Dayton (Sue) Miller, Marion (Charlotte) Miller, Daniel (Jean) Miller, Owen (Carol) Miller, Dianne Knockel, Denise Boardman, Betty (Tom) Thompson, Davey Miller, Susanne (Jay) Westemeier and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Donna was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Julie Schlueter; 3 brothers, Merlin, Jerry Lee & Walter Miller Jr.