We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Diamond State Cremation & Mortuary Service
Full Obituary to follow
Donna L. Ballance of Harrison AR passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by loved ones on September 9, 2021. Donna was born in Glens Falls NY on October 8, 1947. She grew up in Chittenden, VT and attended Otter Valley High School. Donna lived and worked most of her life in New England before moving to Arkansas several years ago to live near her sister Judith A. Moore who survives her.
Donna is also survived by her two children, Erika A. Blanchard and husband Wilman of Wildwood, FL and Mark T. FitzGerald and wife Heidi of Cavendish, VT. Six grandchildren, Daniel B. FitzGerald of Okinawa, Japan, Aaron T. FitzGerald of Harrison AR, Amanda L. Blanchard of Lakeland FL, Wilman E. Blanchard III of Westmoreland NH and Mark T. FitzGerald II of Perkinsville, VT. She is also survived by 6 great-grandchildren, Noa, Veronica, Alanah, Liam, Wilman IV, Cayden and Sutton, as well as many nieces and nephews
Donna was predeceased by her parents, Lawrence T. Wheeler and Charlene L. Rollins, her sister Linda J. Brothers and her beloved aunt and uncle, Clayton and Mildred Grover.
At Donna's request there will be no funeral services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to any local animal shelter.