Donna M. Malchow, 74

Donna M. Malchow (nee Fredrick), age 74, of Slinger, passed away Monday, July 18, 2011, at her residence with her loving family by her side.

Donna was born Oct. 20, 1936, to Arthur and Leona (nee Pfuehler) Fredrick in Portage. She was united in marriage to Roger Malchow on Aug. 19, 1961, at Peace Lutheran Church in Hartford.

Donna is survived by her husband Roger; her children Mark (fiancÚ Anne Cunningham) of Slinger, Gail (Dan) Cooper of Hubertus, Steven (Julie) of Eau Claire and John (Diane) Malchow of Allenton; seven grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; her brothers Harland (Margaret) Fredrick of Hartford and Kenneth (Elaine) Fredrick of Wisconsin Rapids. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Donna was preceded in death by her parents.

A private "Celebration of Life" for Donna was held.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family. (262) 673-9500.