Donna raised her daughters in Appleton, and she assisted with cooking and chaperoning with the Americanos Drum and Bugle Corp. Donna was most content in her home, and is remembered as a very simple person.
Donna is survived by her husband of 50 years Richard, her daughters Amy Fazel and Kari Fazel, granddaughters Leah, Rachel and Molly and grandson Nathaniel. Her siblings Karla (Doug) Hadley and David (Debbie) Guthu further survive her.
Donna is preceded in death by her parents.
A memorial service will be held for Donna on May 7, 2022 at 11:00am at St Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 302 N Morrison Street, Appleton. Friends and family may gather at the church from 10:00am until the start of the service. Donna will be laid to rest at Riverside Cemetery, 714 N Owaissa Street at 1:30pm.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Children’s Hospital Wisconsin in Donna’s name.