|Birth: ||Jun. 1, 1950|
|Death: ||Nov. 28, 2011|
CASTRO VALLEY, Calif. – Donna Fitzwater, 61, Castro Valley, Calif., died Monday, Nov. 28, 2011, in Castro Valley.
She was born June 1, 1950, in Abilene, the daughter of Rex and VeVe Fitzwater. She lived north of Solomon with her parents and was a 1968 graduate of Abilene High School. She earned a bachelor's degree from the Kansas State Teacher's College and master's degree from the University of Kansas.
She married Steve Williams on Sept. 28, 1974. They lived in Oregon and Minnesota before settling in California's San Francisco Bay area.
She worked for nonprofit and volunteer groups much of her life, including the Volunteer Agency of Alameda (Calif.) County. She also coordinated volunteers for the city of Hayward, Calif., the Hayward Unified School District and the Hayward Area Recreation and Park District.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her mother, VeVe Fitzwater of Abilene; two daughters, Haile Fitzwater-Williams and Maya Fitzwater-Williams, both of Fresno, Calif.; and three brothers, Jim Fitzwater of Brookville, Steve Fitzwater of Shawnee and Bruce Fitzwater of Derby.
The body was cremated. A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9, at the Holy Angels Sorensen Chapel, 1140 B Street, Hayward.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Donna Fitzwater Scholarship Fund and sent in care of the Greater Hayward Area Recreation and Parks Foundation, 1099 E Street, Hayward, CA, 94541.
Rex Elmo Fitzwater (1915 - 1983)
VeVe O. Cassel Fitzwater (1917 - 2014)
Donna E Fitzwater (1950 - 2011)
Paul Duane Fitzwater (1957 - 1957)*
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Created by: Gene L.
Record added: Dec 09, 2011
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