Donna J. Grinde

Donna J. Grinde

PRAIRIE-Donna J. Grinde, age 75, of Sun Prairie, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg. She was born on Feb. 13, 1937, in the town of Leeds to the late Herman and Esther (Kroncke) Wolff. Donna graduated from Poynette High School in 1955. On May 5, 1956, she was united in marriage to Laverne Grinde. Donna worked at Kayser Ford until she retired where she had many friends during her career. She was a fun-loving and spirited lady who was always there when someone needed a hand. Donna also loved sports.

Donna is survived by two brothers, William (Diane) Wolff of Arlington and Robert (Mary) Wolff of Baraboo and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Laverne; brother, Laurence Wolff; and six sisters, Marlene McQueen, Delores Kutz, Erna Baek, Marjorie Gerstenkorn, Genevieve Armstrong, and Beverly Brown.

A Celebration of Donna’s Life will be held at the VFW-KLUBERTANZ-TRAPP POST 9362, 349 S. Walker Way, Sun Prairie, from 1 P.M. until 5 P.M. on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012. The family wishes to extend a special thanks to Karen, Jayme, Heather, and Joyce and Agrace HospiceCare, Middleton Village, and Gunderson Funeral Home.