Obituary: Dona I. Damon
Dona I. Damon (nee Smith), 86, died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at Rennes Nursing Home. She was born June 9, 1927, to William and Oris (Leblance) Smith, in Escanaba, Mich. Donna is survived by her children, Michelle (David) Hines of Winneconne, Pamela (Steve) Winchell of Rhinelander, and Scott Damon of Rhinelander; grandchildren, Jody (Chris Gilman) Olson, Carey Durkin, Kelly Durkin, John (Erin) Hines, Ryan Hines, Anne Hines, Clarence (Judy) Schmidt, and Audrey (John) Beahm; and six great-grandchildren. Dona was preceded in death by her parents and husband “Tubby.” A memorial service was held Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at 5 p.m. at Hildebrand Russ Funeral Home with Chaplin John Uhlarik officiating. Hildebrand Russ Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. All are invited to light a candle and leave an online condolence for Dona at www.hildebrandfh.com.