SPRING VALLEY - Donna Riva Cahill, 93, formerly of Spring Valley, Ill., and Peru, Ill., died on Monday, July 29, 2013, at Citrus Memorial Hospital in Inverness, Fla.
Burial services will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at Valley Memorial Park in Spring Valley, followed by a memorial Mass at 12 noon at the Parish of the Nativity of Our Lord, 510 Richard Mautino Drive, Spring Valley. The Rev. Robert Spilman will officiate. The Barto Funeral Home in Spring Valley is assisting with the arrangements.
Donna was born June 10, 1920, in Spring Valley to James and Rose (Donna) Riva. She married J. Donald "Don" Cahill on April 29, 1943, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Spring Valley.
Survivors include her daughter, Tere (Larry) Wood of Germantown Hills; two grandsons, Roger Hallberg of Peoria and Tod (Christine) Hallberg of Kankakee; two great-granddaughters; a sister, Rosemary (Bob) Blazier of Crystal Lake, Ill.; sister-in-law, Marianne Riva of Peru; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 1984 and a brother, James Riva.
Memorials can be made to Hospice of Citrus Co., P.O. Box 641270, Beverly Hills, FL 34465, or the Foundation for Macular Degeneration Research, 22512 Gateway Center Drive, Clarksburg, MD 20871.