MOELLER, Donna M., age 57, of Plant City, passed away at Good Shepherd Hospice House in Lakeland on December 23.Donna was born in Chicago, Illinois and lived in Florida for 46 years. She was a graduate of Florida High School, Tallahassee Community College, Florida A&M University and the University of South Florida. Donna was an accomplished equestrian and showed hunters and jumpers throughout her life. In recent years she bred, raised and raced thoroughbred horses.Donna was a high school agriculture teacher in Hillsborough County for over 31 years. She was once chosen as Florida's Vocational Teacher of the Year and had achieved Master Teacher Certification. Donna was especially proud of her many F.F.A. students over the years who competed successfully and served in leadership roles at the local, state and national levels. Survivors include a sister, Lynne M. Moeller, and a brother, Roderick J. Moeller (Barbara), of Tallahassee. Donna was preceded in death by her parents, Mrs. Alma M. Moeller of Tallahassee and Dr. Vernon E. Moeller of Kingston, Ontario, Canada; In keeping with Donna's wishes, there will be no services. In lieu of flowers, friends may wish to make contributions to the following charities: Florida F.F.A. Foundation, 5000 Firetower Road, Haines City, FL 33844 (863/439-7332 or www.floridaffafoundation.org
) or Hands & Hearts for Horses, a therapeutic riding program, P.O. Box 1095, Thomasville, GA 31799 (229/226-1011 or www.handsandheartsforhorses.com
).Haught Funeral Home in Plant City is handling arrangements (813/717-9300).