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Donna Mae Colberg

RAMSAY, Mich. — Donna Mae Colberg, 82, of Ramsay, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020.

Donna was born on Aug. 19, 1938, in Ironwood, a daughter of Michael and Lempi LeGessa of Ramsay.

She was employed at the Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield for more than 30 years.

Donna loved her family gatherings at the holidays, especially the Fourth of July and Christmas. She was a big fan of the Green Bay Packers and Detroit Tigers. Her family was her hobby.

Donna is survived by two sons, Mark (Rhonda) and Ken (Melanie); two daughters, Terri Colberg and Tina (Dan) Sullivan; ten grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mary Koski and Shan (Doug) Aho; two brothers, George LeGessa and Thomas (Brenda) LeGessa; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; and her longtime partner, Anthony Trolla of Wakefield.

Donna was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Chris; a daughter, Tammy Colberg; a grandson, Matthew Kummer; three brothers, Glen LeGessa, Dave LeGessa and Michael LeGessa; and two sisters, Carol Mortier and Ginger Hockenbrock.

Out of respect for Donna’s wishes, cremation will take place.

A celebration of her life will be held at a later date.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Jerald Rocco, owner and manager of Lakeside Memorial Chapel Inc., in Wakefield. Condolences may be expressed online at