Donna Marie Lunsford
Donna Marie Lunsford, age 79, of Polkton, NC and formerly of Lake Villa, IL, passed away on Saturday, December 18, 2021 at Atrium Health Union in Monroe, NC. She was born on April 5, 1942 to Joseph and Virginia (nee Strickler) Feldkamp in Chicago, IL. She worked for the Realtor Association for Lake County, Illinois as an office administrator/front desk employee. She was an avid Chicago Cubs fan. Donna is survived by her daughter, Wendy Tureck of Polkton, NC, sons Harrell B. (Melissa) Hildredth Jr. of Polkton, NC and Brian S. Hildreth of Lake Villa, IL; “GiGi” leaves her nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; one sister, Peggy (Brent) Trump of Spring City, TN and one brother, Bobby (Sies) Smith of Oswego, IL; one sister-in-law, Kat Feldkamp of Gurnee, IL; many nieces and nephews; and her beloved furry baby, “Cubby Bear.” Donna was preceded in death by her parents; her beloved grandparents, Millard and Marie (nee Langfeld) Strickler who helped raise her; a son, Joel S. Hildreth, a grandson, Jeremy Hildreth; brothers, “Denny” Feldkamp and Michael J. Smith; and a special aunt, Patsyjean (nee Strickler) Stahl. All funeral services were held privately. Memorial donations in Donna’s name may be made to the Humane Society of the United States, 1255 23rd St. NW, Suite 450, Washington, DC 20037 or to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, PO Box 96929, Washington, DC 20090-6929. Arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or go to www.strangfuneral.org.