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Gerda Ingrid DombrowskiPassing: November 22, 2023


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MITCHELL – Gerda Ingrid Dombrowski, 85, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2023, at her residence.

Born August 27, 1938, in Augsdorf, Germany, she was the daughter of Fritz and Helena Therese (Ecke) Burghardt.  Gerda married Edi Erich Dombrowski on July 20, 1962 and he preceded her in death October 18, 1990.

Gerda was a trained dental assistant.  She gave generously of everything she had to give.  Gerda gave her time, work, and most importantly, her love.  She was very genuine, loyal, honest, and trustworthy; a true blessing to those who knew her.  Gerda loved animals, nature, and being outdoors, especially hiking with her dogs.  She gave generously to many charities.  She was a Child of God and a Sister in Christ, and beloved mother and best friend.  Gerda was a beautiful person inside and out. 

Surviving are her children, Claudia Helene Advincula of Bedford and Monika Gabriele Dombrowski of Mitchell; granddaughter, Andrea Talbot of Springville; great-granddaughter, Ava Brooke Talbot; and one surviving sister.

Her parents; husband; and two brothers, preceded her in death.      

Cremation has been chosen.

She will be sincerely missed.

Memorial Gifts:  White River Humane Society

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3 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Kari Lambert | Huntsville, AL
    Date: November 28, 2023
    I will be making a donation to White River Humane Society in her memory.
  2. Guest: Ray & Vicki Christy | Mitchell, indiana
    Date: November 23, 2023
    We will be making a donation to White River Humane Society in her memory.
  3. Guest: Kim Roberts | Mitchell
    Date: November 22, 2023
    Abby, so very sorry to hear of your beloved mother’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.