Donna Marie Parat age 83 of Litchfield Park, Az. was carried by the wings of her guardian angel into the waiting arms of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday February 27th, 2021. She was born in Evanston, Ill. on June 15, 1937, the daughter of the late Elsie and Mathew Ledenbach. Donna was strong in her faith in Christ and always believed and trusted her guardian angel was on her shoulder guiding her through her life’s journey. She will fondly be remembered as an extremely loving, kind, giving, and gentle person who cherished life, her family, and her kitty cats.
She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother who loved spending time with her family and taking care of her beloved felines. After raising her 4 children she worked as an executive secretary for the Rand McNally Company and CVS Caremark in Illinois.
Very giving and compassionate she regularly donated to two of her favorite charities the St. Judes Children’s Hospital and the Arizona Humane Society.
She was preceded in death by her mother, father, and brothers James Ledenbach and Dennis Ledenbach Sr.
Her wonderful life and memory will be celebrated by her family: Daughters Pamela Corso (James), Peggy O’Connor (Raymond); sons Matthew Parat, Glenn Parat (Lynn); granddaughters Erin Cioe (Patrick), Katie Vitacco (Joseph), Kristin O’Connor; grandsons Ryan O’Connor, Evan Parat, Adam Parat, Noah Parat; great grandchildren Myles, Grace, Delaney, and Ava; niece Laura Swayze (Patrick); nephews Christopher Ledenbach and the late Dennis Ledenbach Jr. ; sister in law Adrienne Ledenbach, and many loving cousins.
Kitty Mom to Tiger, Nicki, Mickey, Casper, and Wilson.
In her memory please make donations to the Arizona Humane Society.