WATERFORD - Donna J. Harma, 68, passed away at her home on Tuesday, August 16, 2011. She was born June 19, 1943, in Ironwood, Mich., to the late Rudolph and Rose (nee: DeStasio) Nettleblad. Donna spent her early life and received her education in Hurley. On February 16, 1963, at St. Mary's Church in Hurley, Donna was united in marriage to Duane D. Harma. Together, they have made their home in Waterford for the past 36 years. Donna worked as a Waitress for White Fox Den and was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church and St. Peter's School. She was also a member of the Aurora Wellness Centers Chlorine Queens. Donna loved spending time with her grandchildren as well as her dog, Heidi. She also loved hunting, fishing, traveling, bowling, golfing, and casinos. She was a diehard Packer fan, enjoyed reading all types of mysteries, and cooked great Italian dishes. Survivors include her loving husband, Duane; their children, Debi (Lenny) Harry of Waterford and Daniel (Renae) Harma of Wadsworth, Ill.; grandchildren, Tito Guardiola, Nicholas Harma, and Madeline Harma; brother, Donald (Noreen) Nettleblad of Chicago, Ill.; brothers-in-law, Jim (Edrye) Harma and Steve (Kathy) Harma; and by mother-in-law, Irene Harma. She is further survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Donna was preceded in death by her parents, Rudy and Rose Nettleblad; sisters, Bea Carlson and Dorothy Binkowski; and by a brother, Herb Nettleblad. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 20, 2011, at 3 p.m. at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Waterford with Pastor Frederick Bischoff officiating. Relatives and friends may visit with the family at the church on Saturday from 12 noon until the time of service. Memorials have been suggested to "The Time is Now to Help," P.O. Box 70, Pell Lake, Wis. 53157. The family would like to express a special thank you to all of Donna's friends with whom she spent many enjoyable times, Pastor Frederick Bischoff, and the Ladies Group at St. Peter's Church. SCHUETTE-DANIELS FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY 625 Browns Lake Drive Burlington 262-763-3434 www.danielsfamilyfuneral.com
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Published in Racine Journal Times on Aug. 17, 2011