Donna Jean Gainsforth


Birth: February 9th, 1934
Death: February 20th, 2013
Age: 79 years
Residence:Bay City
Survived By: She is survived by her three children: Guy (Maria) Gainsforth of Larkspur, CO, Gale (Bill) Moreau, and Brian (Lori) Gainsforth of Bay City; her sister, Sandra (John) Bartos, sister-in-law, Virginia (Al) Adams: her grandchildren: Trevor, Savanna, Breana (Jesse), Ashley, and Derek. The family wishes to thank the staff of Shannon House, who took such wonderful care of mom in her final years.

Age 39 years (in Jack Benny years) died Wednesday, February 20, 2013. She was born February 9, 1934 to the late Leo and Lucille (Forsythe) DesJardin.  On July 11, 1952, she married Orville Gainsforth, who preceded her in death in 2007.  Mom enjoyed her flower garden, keeping dad in line, and her family.  Those who knew her remember her constant smile, kindness, gentle personality, and candy apples every Halloween.  

She is survived by her three children: Guy (Maria) Gainsforth of Larkspur, CO, Gale (Bill) Moreau, and Brian (Lori) Gainsforth of Bay City; her sister, Sandra (John) Bartos, sister-in-law, Virginia (Al) Adams: her grandchildren: Trevor, Savanna, Breana (Jesse), Ashley, and Derek.  The family wishes to thank the staff of Shannon House, who took such wonderful care of mom in her final years.   

Private interment will take place in Elm Lawn Park Cemetery

 



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