THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Donna M. Wilson
Issue Date: June 28, 2017
Donna M. (Mathis) Wilson, 80, passed away Friday, June 22, 2017 with family by her side.
Born Jan. 17, 1937 in Amberg, to the late Elmer and Mae Mathis, she graduated from Amberg High School in 1955 and then attended Marinette County Teachers College in Marinette. Her first teaching job was in Goodman and she worked at Crivitz School for many years in the Special Education Department. She married Ronald Wilson on Oct. 25, 1958.
She enjoyed traveling, gardening and reading, but mostly time with family.
She is survived by five daughters, Melissa Kamps (Steve Brault), Brenda (Steve) Gauthier, Rhonda (Frank) Shubert, Sheila (Kevin) Hamann and Theresa (Ted) Voss; 16 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and two more soon to come; a sister, Leola Mattison of Amberg and a brother, James (Luanne) Mathis of Antigo.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald and a sister Lucille.
Family will greet friends and relatives at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Crivitz on Thursday, June 29 from 5 p.m. until time of a Funeral Mass at 7 p.m., with her nephew, Rev. Robert Kacalo officiating. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery in Middle Inlet. Rhodes Charapata Funeral Home of Crivitz is assisting the family with arrangements.