May 27, 1923-Sept. 4, 2013
MARSHALL – Services for Donna M. Davis, 90, of Marshall, will be at 1 p.m. today at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to the mass. Burial will be in the Redwood Cemetery in Redwood.
She died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at Minneota Manor.
Donna Mae was born May 27, 1923, on a farm near Currie. She was the daughter of John and Margaret (Lienen) Ruppert. She was baptized at the Catholic Church in Currie and Confirmed at the Catholic Church in Tracy.
She was united in marriage to Raymond Gilb in 1940 and had four children: Jack, Jeanne, Dennis and Catherine. In 1971, she united in marriage to Mark Davis.
She worked for Kelco in Marshall and Tom and Sandy Ehlers in Redwood Falls. Donna loved to play cards, embroider, and was known to tell stories and many jokes.
Survivors include her children: Jack (and Barb) Gilb of Willmar, Jeanne (and Tom) Allex of Marshall, Dennis (and Linda) Gilb of New Ulm and Catherine (and Russ) Lee of Marshall; 15 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; and 17 great-great grandchildren. She also leaves numerous nieces and nephews that were very dear to her heart.
She is preceded in death by her mother and father; sisters, Lucille and Betrice; brother, Jim and husbands, Raymond and Mark.
Blessed be the memory of Donna Mae Davis.
Hamilton Funeral Home