On Monday, December 8th, 2014, Donna A. Kingma, 61 after a five year battle with illness, went into the loving arms of her faithful Savior Jesus Christ. She was born on April 2nd, 1953 in Grangeville, Idaho to Dick H. & Bertha (Vrieling) Arends. Donna graduated from Grangeville High School in 1971 and married Darrell Kingma in August of 1976.
Donna worked for Bazaar Shoes, First Security Band and Gregory FitzMaurice law office.
She is survived by her husband, Darrell and two daughters, DeAnna (Michael) Waugh of Sneads Ferry, North Carolina and Daralyn (Lane) Binish of Tampa, Florida. One newly born granddaughter, Wilhelmina Waugh.
Also surviving her is her mother, Bertha Arends of Grangveille, Idaho, and two sisters, Patti (Ronald) Brouwer of Cadillac, Michigan and Bonnie (James) Brouwer of Grangeville, Idaho and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Dick H. Arends.
Donna was a member of the Grangeville Church of the Nazarene.
Donna enjoyed spending time with her family on many camping trips, singing in the church choir, playing her accordian and embroidery.
A funeral service will be held Friday, December 12, 2014 at the Grangeville Church of the Nazarene, 515 W. North 2nd Street, Grangeville, Idaho. A burial will follow at the Prairie View Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd Street, New York, New York 10016. Send condolences to the family to Blackmerfuneralhome.com.