WAUKESHA

Donna S. Golson


Jan. 23, 1945 ó Sept. 2, 2014


Donna S. GolsonDonna S. Golson of Waukesha passed away with her loving family by her side at the age of 69 on Tuesday, September 2, 2014. Donna was born in Milwaukee on January 23, 1945, the daughter of Joseph and Violet Graf.

She married the love of her life, Tom Golson, on October 18, 1969. She spent many years running her in-home child care and was also an Avon representative. Donna enjoyed live music, dogs and festivals. She was a member of the Red Hatters, Golden Angels and the Fraternal Order of the Eagles Womenís Auxiliary. Above all else, Donna cherished the moments she spent with her loving family.

Donna is survived by her husband, Tom; children, Tammy Golson (Rick) Fallon and Dan (Reeba) Golson; grandchildren, Callen and Hattley Golson; sister-in- laws, Linda (Edward) Wagner, Deborah (Michael) Sie, Sharon (Doug) Rogness and Cheryl Orgas (William Meeker); and many nieces, nephews, loving relatives and lifelong friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Violet Graf.

The visitation for Donna will be held on Thursday, September 4, from 3:00 P.M. until the time of the Eaglesí memorial service at 4:45 P.M. with the funeral service beginning at 5:00 P.M. at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. For those who wish to attend, the burial for Donna will be held on Monday, September 8, at noon at the Southern Wisconsin Veteranís Memorial Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the Humane Animal Welfare Society, P.O. Box 384, Waukesha, WI 53188; or The Fraternal Order of the Eagles Charity Foundation, Diabetes Research, 1623 Gateway Circle South, Grove City, OH 43123.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For an online obituary or to leave a message of condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com, or call 262-542-6609.