Marshall: Donna M. Davis, age 90, of Marshall, passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Minneota Manor. Memorial Mass will be 1:00 P.M. Saturday, September 7th at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to the mass. Burial will be in the Redwood Cemetery in Redwood, MN.
Donna Mae was born on May 27, 1923 on a farm near Currie, MN. 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 & Catherine. In 1971, she united in marriage to Mark Davis.
She worked for Kelco in Marshall and Tom & Sandy Ehlers in Redwood Falls. Donna loved to play cards, embroider, and was known to tell stories and many jokes.
She is survived by her children: Jack (Barb) Gilb of Willmar, Jeanne (Tom) Allex of Marshall, Dennis (Linda) Gilb of New Ulm, Catherine (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.