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DONNER, Ethel M.
DONNER - Ethel M. 95, of Lockport, passed April 23, 2016, born December 18, 1920 to the late William and Grace Hess; predeceased by her husband, Theodore Donner, whom she married in September 2,1946; her siblings Floyd Hess, Irving Hess, Carol Denning, Arlene Schawb, Marjorie Donner, Delores Maurer; her son Joseph Donner and daughter-in-law Gloria Donner. A member of the Mothers Club, a square dancer, an avid reader, a great cook and seamstress, she had a loving bond with Doc and Ike, the family's African Gray parrots. She was a devoted Catholic. She is survived by her beloved family, children William Donner, James Donner, Mark Donner, Kathy (Fred) Smith, Judy (John) Hill; siblings Bill Hess and Miriam (Anthony) Sindoni; brother-in-law Leonard Maurer, along with eight grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation to be held Wednesday, April 27 at Ross Funeral Home Gaul Chapel, 263 East Ave., in Lockport from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Funeral Services to be held Thursday, April 28 at St. John the Baptist at 10 AM, with a graveside service and luncheon to follow. www.RossFuneralDirectors.com