|Birth: ||Mar. 25, 1924|
|Death: ||Sep. 22, 2009|
Donna Mae Cornman the daughter of Truman & Clara (Sugden) Gunn was born March 25, 1924, at home south of Edgar. She died Tuesday at the Superior Good Samaritan Center.
Donna's father, Truman, had to drive a team of horses to get the doctor at the time of Donna's birth as all roads were blocked by a big snow storm. After graduation from Edgar High School, Donna taught country school near Edgar for two years. After she was married, she substituted at the Beach and Nora Schools.
She met her future husband, William A. Corman, at a dance and they were married Aug. 18, 1946 at Mankato, in a double ring ceremony with Herb and Bettie Bruns.
Bill and Donna made their home in the Cadams area until moving to their farm north of Hardy where they resided until moving to Superior this year.
Donna enjoyed traveling and spent several winters in Arizona. She also enjoyed camping, sewing, quilting, cooking, dancing, card playing, watching her grandchildren participate in sports and eating popcorn. She was a member of the Hardy Union Church and Ladies Aid Group, Never Idle Sewing Club, Pinochle Club, Sod Busters camping group, was active with the Girl and Boy Scouts and 4-H groups of Hardy. She helped her husband manage Hardy baseball teams.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Truman and Clara Gunn; a brother, Gayle Gunn and a step-great-grandson, Justin Ankersen.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, William A. Corman, Superior, a daughter, Judy Vieselmeyer, Beatrice; sons, Danny and Kerry both of Hardy; grandchildren, Cara Stibolt, Mrs. Kevin Ankersen, (Brooke), Benjamin Edwards,
Colt Vieselmeyer, Cletus Corman, Conrad Corman, Kate Corman and Will Corman; great-grandchildren Brock Ankersen, Shelbi Ankersen, Jacob Stibolt, Kobe Edwards, Caydence Mae Corman and Cleveland Corman; step-great-grandchildren, Chelsea Ankersen and Hunter Healey; brother, Keith Gunn, Edgar.
Services will be held at 10 a.m., today (Thursday) at the Union Church, Hardy. Pastors Lance Shafer and DannyJackson will officiate. Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery, Superior.
Williams Funeral Home of Superior, is in charge of arrangements.
Truman Musick Gunn (1891 - 1977)
Clara Idella Sugden Gunn (1890 - 1989)
William Arthur Corman (1922 - 2013)*
Gayle Francis Gunn (1921 - 1972)*
Donna Mae Gunn Corman (1924 - 2009)
Keith Raymond Gunn (1927 - 2012)*
Aug. 18, 1946
Plot: Section 12, Lot 121
Maintained by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Originally Created by: Don
Record added: Sep 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42350790