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Donna Kotaska, 92, of Fargo, ND formerly of Thief River Falls, MN passed away on Thursday, November 4, 2021 at Edgewood Vista Assisted Living in Fargo, ND.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 A.M. on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at Sts. Anne and Joachim Catholic Church, Fargo with Father Paul Duchschere presiding. Burial will be at St. Mark’s Cemetery, Conway, ND.
Visitation will be from 6-7:00 P.M. on Monday, November 15, 2021 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo followed by a rosary at 6:40 P.M. and the prayer service at 7:00 P.M.
Donna Marie Foerster was born February 10, 1929 at home in Eden Township, ND near Conway, the daughter of Joseph and Marcella (Coughlin) Foerster. She was baptized and confirmed in the Catholic faith. She attended grade school at Conway and graduated from Walsh County Agricultural and Training School.
On June 10, 1947, Donna was united in marriage to John B. Kotaska.
She was an active member of St. Bernard’s Church, Thief River Falls, MN. Donna liked sewing, crocheting, knitting, cross-stitch. She also enjoyed going camping and fishing with her family. She also liked researching family trees and had traced some back to the 1700’s.
Donna is survived by children: John C. (Eileen) Kotaska, Thief River Falls, MN, James A. (Ronnie) Kotaska, Atlanta, GA, Catherine J. Morken, College Station, TX, Theresa A. (Terry) McCollum, Bejou, MN, Mary A. (Rob) Asheim, Fargo, ND and Joseph D. (Shelley) Kotaska, East Grand Forks, MN; 14 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild.
Preceded in death by her husband John on April 4, 1995; daughters, Mary Elizabeth and Victoria Idovich; granddaughter, Rose Kotaska; and sisters, Shirley Morstad and Joanne Sluke.
Family condolences may be sent to www.boulgerfuneralhome.com