Donna M. Hamm January 9, 1932 - August 13, 2013 Donna went peacefully into eternity on August 13, 2013, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Bakersfield, CA on January 9, 1932, she graduated from Bakersfield High School and moved to the Fresno area in 1956. Donna worked for many years as a secretary in the chemistry department at CSU Fresno. First and foremost, Donna loved her Lord. She was an active member of Cedar Ave. Baptist and Peoples churches in Fresno, where she volunteered in children's ministries. She spent countless hours in the Word, she relished reading books about her faith, and she prayed daily for her family and friends. In her later years, Donna loved visits from her grandchildren and great grandchildren and took an avid interest in their lives. Donna was preceded in death by her parents, Gerald and Dorothy Garber, and her husband Wes. She leaves her son Randy and wife Norma of Bakersfield, son Bob and wife Lauri of Clovis, daughter Teri and husband Mike Woods of Visalia, nine grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. She is also survived by her sisters, Muriel and husband Bob Hodel of Bakersfield and Loretta and husband Ed Byrd of Tucson. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 17 at 10:30 a.m. at Boice Funeral Home, 308 Pollasky in Clovis. Remembrances may be made to New Creation Ministries, where Donna volunteered for many years, at P.O. Box 5451, Fresno, CA 93755-5451. Funeral Home www.bakersfield.com/obits
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Published in Bakersfield Californian on Aug. 16, 2013