THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Issue Date: November 7, 2019
Donna M. Gantz, 84, Crivitz, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019. She was born in Green Bay on Oct. 24, 1935, to the late Nicholas and Irene (Pauls) Edges. She was a 1954 graduate of St. Joseph Academy. On Nov. 6, 1954, she married her high school sweetheart Ronald G. Gantz at St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church. They were one day away from sharing 65 loving years of marriage together.
She had a passion for crafting ceramic artworks, for over 40 years she made many pieces for family and friends, who always loved receiving her homemade gifts. Dancing was a favorite hobby that she and her husband were able to do for much of their life together. She also was an avid Green Bay Packer's fan and enjoyed playing bingo with many of her friends.
Survivors include her husband, Ronn; her children, Theresa (Mike) Harrison, Gerald (Sue) Gantz, Connie (Raymond Maxwell) Gantz, and John (Linda) Gantz; 12 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Donna was preceded in death by a son, Ronald L. Gantz.
Friends may gather at Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St, on Friday, Nov. 8 from 9 a.m. until the Funeral Services at 11 a.m. Sr. Pat Vanden Bergh will preside. Entombment will be in the Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum.