Donna May Gibbs Willard

Donna May Gibbs Willard

April 1, 1936 ~ January 2, 2019

Donna May Gibbs Willard, 82, passed away peacefully at her home in Harrisville Utah. She was the daughter of Vernor F. Gibbs and Carrie May Canfield of Ogden, Utah. She married her sweetheart Sherman Earl Willard on September 19, 1958, in the Salt Lake City Temple. They celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary this past September.

She is survived by her husband Sherman; her sister Janet (Brent) Bair of South Ogden, her six children: Jodi (Barry) Lund, Layton, Pam (Kent) Frecker, Dillon MT, Mark Willard, Brigham City, Nancy Willard, North Ogden, Gina Backman, Brigham City, and Jenny Durrant, Pleasant View. She is also survived by 19 grandchildren, and 18 great-grandchildren, whom she loved dearly. She was proceeded in death by her parents, and a sister, Sharol Taylor.

A viewing will be held on Friday, January 11, 2019, from 6-8 p.m. at Myer's Mortuary located at 845 Washington Blvd., Ogden, Utah. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 12, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at the Harrisville Stake Center located at 1560 N. 200 W. Harrisville, Utah.

In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to the National Ataxia Foundation ( in her memory. Interment will be at the Ogden City Cemetery.

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