Donnabelle M. Gerhardt

Donnabelle M. Gerhardt was born April 14, 1931, in Fairbury, NE to John and Marie Knobel. She went home on February 17, 2022.

She grew up in Fairbury, NE, where she attended East Ward school and graduated from Fairbury High School in 1949. During this time, she was highly active in girl scouts, where she eventually became a co-leader for the brownie scouts. She had a love for music, and began piano & clarinet lessons at grades sixth and fifth, respectively. Her love for music led to a spot on the High School band.

Additionally, her love for music allowed for her to attend multiple musical contests & band contests – she played i...


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