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Donnabelle Malburg

Donnabelle “Donna” Malburg, age 81, of Metamora, Ohio, entered into eternal life, Saturday morning, April 23, 2016, surrounded by her loving family, at Sunset Village in Sylvania. She was born September 25, 1934 in Tontogany, Ohio to Herschel and Edna (Burwell) Vollmar. Donna was a 1953 graduate of Washington Township High School, and married the love of her life, Virgil Malburg, on May 7, 1955.

Donna was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Parish and its Altar and Rosary Society. She was an amazing mother, wife, and grandmother. Donna enjoyed spending time with her family, singing in the church choir, and will be remembered for her great sense of humor. Her infectious laugh will be greatly missed.

Donna is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Virgil; children, Greg (Carol) Malburg, Kathy (Tim) Wollin, James, Virginia (Mike) Stoltz, and Tom (Lisa) Malburg; grandchildren, Greg, Jr. (Robin), Amanda (Brian) Clark, Joseph, Brandon, Tyler, Alex, and Angela, Aaron Wollin, Courtney, Jerry and Michael Stoltz; and 9 great-grandchildren. Also surviving are her two brothers, Jerry (Debbie) Vollmar and Kent (Denise) Vollmar; sisters-in-law, Kay and Sally Vollmar, Adeline Adams and Eileen Ross; brothers-in-law, Jerry (Mary Ann) Malburg and Glen Walter; as well as several nieces; nephews and cousins.

Donna was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Merland “Budge”, Bill and John Vollmar; and sister, Helen Peterson.

Family and friends may visit Tuesday, April 26th from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Metamora, 413 E. Main St. (419.644.3601), where the Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will continue Wednesday, April 27th from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 2649 US 20, Swanton, OH 43558, where a Mass of Resurrection will begin at 11:00 a.m.. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Ashanti Hospice, Holy Trinity Catholic Church, or St. Vincent DePaul Society.



Residence: Metamora, Ohio


Visitation: Tuesday, April 26th from 2 to 8 pm at the Weigel Funeral Home in Metamora

Mass of Resurrection: Wednesday, April 27th at 11:00 am at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Assumption

Interment: St. Mary's Cemetery

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To the entire Malburg family, we were so sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that your all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Jane and Ed Miller Apr 29 2016 12:00 AM

We are sorry to hear of Donna's passing. Our deepest sympathy to the entire Malburg family.

Harry and Aggie Miller Apr 28 2016 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy and prayers to the family. I had the wonderful opportunity of spending some time with this special lady. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and person. I have never forgotten her kindness and understanding.

Sherry Buck Apr 24 2016 12:00 AM

Virgil and Family, my heartfelt and deepest symphony goes out to all of you for your lose. Donnabelle was a very special lady. I have thought of the good times we had together when our families were very young. Each time I make Donna's cinnamon rolls the good memories come flooding back. May God be with each and everyone of you through this difficult time.

Ruth Bayes McKibbin Apr 24 2016 12:00 AM

Aunt Donna you will be missed by many. Even though I didn't see you much you were never far from my heart and always in my prayers.

Michelle (Vollmar) & Greg Mossbarger Apr 24 2016 12:00 AM

Our sincere thoughts and prayers for all the family. Donna was a sweet lady and always considered to be a sister in law. God Bless Virgil and all the family

Jim and Cindy Andricks Apr 23 2016 12:00 AM

Donna will be greatly missed. She was such a special person to us! Prayers to the Malburg family!

Brent & Jessica Geer & family Apr 23 2016 12:00 AM

Donna was one of those very special people God puts into our lives to reflect His kindness, hope, and graciousness. We pray Virgil and all her family receive God's comfort and strength in this time of sorrow.

Russell and Brenda Davidson Apr 23 2016 12:00 AM

Dear Malburg family, Deepest sympathy at this most difficult time. Wishing you the peace that comes from knowing God is there And, praying that He'll keep you in His promised gentle care. I remember Mrs. Malburg coming for conferences at Evergreen East when I taught there with EvaBelle Farnsel ,Becky Conklin' and Karol West haven. Do you remember us? God bless, Carla Laver

John W. and Carla Laver Apr 23 2016 12:00 AM