Donna M. Ross, 62, of Norwalk, Ohio, died Tuesday, October 1, 2013 in the University of Toledo Medical Center. She was born September 21, 1951 in Norwalk, Ohio to the late Kenneth A. and Imogene M. (McCall) Nickoli and was a lifelong area resident.
Donna was a 1969 graduate of Norwalk High School and was a former member of Eagles Aerie #711 and Firelands Post #2743 Veterans of Foreign Wars. She was a former employee of Burger King, McDonalds, and the Norwalk Reflector.
Donna enjoyed cross stitch, camping, and spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her companion, Duane Aumend of Norwalk, Ohio, by her children, Stacy and Ruben Garcia of Norwalk, Ohio, Eugene Derr of Norwalk, Ohio, Christina Ross and Anthony Swiger of Norwalk, Ohio, Jennifer Ramos of Norwalk, Ohio and David Grimes and Jessica Koelsch of Sandusky, Ohio, and Doug and Honey Aumend of Ashland, Ohio, 16 grandchildren, and one great granddaughter, and by her sister and brother in law, Diana and Rickard Brooker of Norwalk, Ohio, and by her brothers and sisters in law, Kenneth "Bud" and Peg Nickoli of Norwalk, Ohio, Richard and Pam Nickoli of Norwalk, Ohio, James and Stacy Nickoli of Chillicothe, Ohio, and Gary and Chris Nickoli of Sylvania, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her sons, Kevin Ross and Kenneth Derr, and by Jennifer Aumend.
Friends may call on Friday, October 4, 2013 from 4:00 p .m. to 7:00 p.m. in Walker Funeral Home, 98 West Main Street, Norwalk, Ohio where funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Bob Hudberg will officiate.
Entombment will be in Meadowgreen Memorial Park, Huron, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 1701 Woodlands Drive, Suite 200, Maumee, Ohio 43537.
Online condolences may be made by going to www.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.