Donna Lynne Dietrich
Dietrich, Donna Lynne, - of Atlantic City, NJ went to be with the Lord on September 23, 2020. She fought the good fight, battling lung cancer, COPD, and two bouts with Coronavirus for over one year. Donna was 65 years old. Born in Monroe, Louisiana, Donna grew up in Levittown and Langhorne, Pa. having graduated Neshaminy High School in 1973. Donna loved animals, music, art, and crafts, selling jewelry and other crafts at shows and making some for family and friends. One of Donna's bead bracelet designs was published in Bead Magazine. She was a kind and loving person, a loving mother, daughter, sister, aunt, and friend. Donna never gave up and was a fighter in the trials and tribulations of life. She will certainly be missed by all who knew her. Donna was preceded in death by her father, William J. Dietrich Jr., her brother Andrew Dietrich, paternal grandparents William and Doris Dietrich, maternal grandparents Mortimer and Honor McCabe, and beloved Aunt Lynne Ambrosino. She is survived by her daughter, Danielle Coverdale of Atlantic City; mother Olivia Dietrich of Ventnor; stepmother MarieAnn Dietrich of Villages, Florida; sister Dwyn Arleth (Dave) of Levittown, Pa., sister Lori Dietrich of Ventnor, NJ; brother William J Dietrich III of Ventnor, NJ, brother Kurt Dietrich of Fort Collins, Co.; step-brother Michael Murray (Cindy) Villages, Fla.; step-sister Michelle Murray of Belmar, NJ; uncle Joseph Ambrosino of Newark, Del. and would be brother Greg Bills of Holland, Pa. and would be Sister Cynthia Eckert of Absecon, NJ. Donna leaves many nieces and nephews and cousins to treasure her memory not to mention friend Mary Hulsizer- Harris and bestie Cindy. Donna's family would like to thank the staff at Preferred Nursing Home, Absecon, NJ for caring for Donna in her time of need, especially, Aniyan, Jesse, Vicky, Marie, Megan, and especially Cindy. The care Donna received meant the world to her and others in her shoes. Due to Covid 19, there will be no services at this time, but a memorial will be in the spring. Arrangements by the George H. Wimberg Funeral Home, Linwood – Ventnor. Condolences may be extended to the family at ghwimberg.com.
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Published by The Press of Atlantic City on Nov. 1, 2020.
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Junior high and senior high were a blast sharing days with Donna. Facebook brought us together again years later and we actually got to have lunch together before she moved to Atlantic City. I will miss her friendship and pray for comfort for her loved ones. She is with Our Lord and Savior now and will never again feel the pain she had to endure. May you rest in peace, Donna. I will surely miss your smile and friendship.
Phyllis Patton
Friend
December 7, 2020
Liv, May the many smiles & laughter shared with Donna through her lifetime bring beautiful memories to mind throughout yours. Thanx for all you do to bring smiles & laughter for others.
RICHARD & LINDA GOUKLER
November 8, 2020
I remember Donna as a very kind person and she was always smiling! I’m sorry to hear of her suffering and my condolences to all those whose lives she touched. Rest In Peace Donna... Lisa Pannucci Abel
Lisa Pannucci Abel
Friend
November 2, 2020
Im sorry I didn't have the pleasure of knowing Donna, She was blessed to be so well loved by so many friends and family, A dear loving Mom and compassionate caring brother Bill. She most certainly will be missed by all... until you meet again. May God comfort you and give you His peace.
Donna Gaffney
November 2, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Debbie Hollingsworth Warden
Classmate
November 1, 2020