Donna J Wyllie

December 19th, 1943 to February 16th, 2017

Donna J. Wyllie, 73, of Fort Gratiot, died Thursday, February 16, 2017.

She was born December 19, 1943 in Detroit to the late Donald J and Katherine Hardoin. She married John E. Wyllie II on June 23, 1962 in St. Jude Catholic Church, Detroit.

Donna was a graduate of St. Ambrose High School in Detroit and was a clerk at the Kmart World Headquarters. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church.

She loved painting, doing ceramics, traveling and camping. She had a love for life and always saw the good in people.

She is survived by her husband, John E. Wyllie; her son, John E. (Gayle) Wyllie, III; her two grandsons, Zachery and Austin Wyllie; her two sisters, Diane (Richard) Abdelnour and Mary Butts; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter, Katherine M. Wyllie and her brother, Donald Hardoin.

Visitation will be from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. Sunday in Karrer-Simpson Funeral Home. A Vigil Service will be held at 7 p.m.at the funeral home.

Mrs. Wyllie will lie in state at St. Mary Catholic Church on Monday, February 20, 2017, 10 a.m. until the Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. The Reverend Zbigniew Zomerfeld will officiate.

Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan or St. Mary Catholic Church.

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