DONNA SPARKS, 55 ROCKFORD - Donna Sparks, 55, of Rockford passed away Monday, March 5, 2012. Born Aug. 12, 1956, in Plymouth, Wis., the daughter of Roman and Audrey (Gurowski) Miley. Donna graduated from Belvidere High School and went on to work at Chrysler for nearly 30 years, until her retirement in 2008. While at Chrysler she served on the Cap Committee and gained numerous friends throughout the years. Donna was a very thoughtful, considerate and giving individual, always putting her family and friends first. She loved doing needlepoint, crocheting and cooking, baking and candy making. Donna also loved her dogs, Shelby and Madison; they were her babies and meant the world to her. Survived by former husband, Jack Sparks; son, Troy Miley; sisters, Karol Hammond and Mary Lowry; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, Jean Holcomb and Peg Gorkowski. Predeceased by parents; son, Kyle Melvin; brother, Rob Miley; and sister, Chris Goetch. Memorial service at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 10, at Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Mulford Chapel. Memorial donations may be made to the family. To extend online condolences visit www.fitzgeraldfh.com.
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Published in Rockford Register Star from Mar. 8 to Mar. 9, 2012