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Donna Jean Rexses, age 90, of Hayward, WI passed away on Friday, March 10, 2023 at Water’s Edge Care Center in Hayward.
Donna Jean was born July 1, 1932 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Erwin and Helen (Sally) Schmidt. She went to grammar school in Park Ridge, IL and graduated from Maine Township East High School. On August 26, 1955, she was joined in marriage to Gerry Louis Rexses. Donna would work as an accountant for several local companies. In 1980, Donna and Gerry retired and moved to Hayward, WI. She was a volunteer for the Christmas 4 Kidz program.
Donna is survived by cousins, Barbara D’Andrea, Mary Lou (Warren) Sejud; and three nieces.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Gerry; and brother, Erwin “Jimmy” Schmidt.
A funeral service will be held for Donna at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 24, 2023 at Hayward Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Friday at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Senior Resource Center, Meals on Wheels, 15856 E. 5th St., Hayward, WI 54843 or Christmas 4 Kidz, PO Box 13076, Hayward WI 54843.