Obituary — Donna Gail Patton Schmitz |

Obituary — Donna Gail Patton Schmitz


Donna Gail Patton Schmitz, 55, a Gardnerville resident, died May 14, 2002, at her home. She was born Oct. 19, 1948, in Chicago, Ill., to Donald and Vivian Jacobs Patton.

She worked as a programmer analyst for 20 years.

Among her survivors are her son Nick of Washington; daughter Michelle Milone of Arizona; mother Vivian Davis of Florida, brothers Don Lee of Texas and Charles and Michael of Oregon; sisters Sheri Page and Lori of Texas and grandchildren, Shawn, Christopher, Jakob and Kareech.

Cremation will be at FitzHenry’s Crematory in Carson City.

FitzHenry’s Carson Valley Funeral Home in Gardnerville was in charge of arrangements.

Remembered by family and friends as gentle and kind, Donna will be keenly missed by all of those whose lives she touched.

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