Darin Lynn Germann

Darin Lynn Germann, age 53, died on April 11,2020 at St Catherine Hospital in Garden City. He was born on June 14, 1966 at Dodge City the son of Ralph & Marilyn (Wade) Germann.


Darin studied Business Management and Aviation Management with a minor in music at Garden City Community College. After his education he went to work for American Airlines in Asheville, NC where the airline sent him to Dallas Fort Worth for training in computers, customer service management and people skills. He also was trained in aircraft recovery and reconstruction, crash fire and rescue. In Asheville he became the Station Supervisor for American Airlines and later was transferred to Nashville, Raleigh and Tampa. While in Asheville he also worked as a Press Operator for Wilson Art International. In 2011 he moved back to Garden City to be the Line Manager at Saker Aviation and in 2017 he went to work as a flooring specialist at Home Depot.


He was a member of First United Methodist Church where he was the President of Builders Sunday School Class, Church Council and Board of Trustees. He also was a board member of Garden City Airport Advisory Board and Garden City Improvement Planning Board.


He is survived by his parents- Ralph & Marilyn Germann of Garden City, three brothers- Dennis & Sherry Germann of Salem, IN, David & Vicki Germann of Garden City and Doug & Janice Germann of Austin, TX; a sister- Debbie Bradstreet of Goddard and nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his brother-in-law- Mike Bradstreet, his grandparents and a niece.


There will be a family graveside service in Valley View Cemetery in Garden City with a public memorial service to be held later at First United Methodist Church. Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon Friday at Garnand Funeral Home. Memorials are suggested to First United Methodist Church, FUMC Builders Sunday School Class or FUMC Bernadine Bell Choir in care of Garnand Funeral Home. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com