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Donna Z. Lewis


Donna Z. Lewis, age 73 of Fernandina Beach, FL passed away on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at her home.

She was born on April 2, 1946 in Bailey Harbor, Wisconsin to the late Alfon and Freda Mackay Zachow . She met Clifford Lewis in 1981 and they married in 1983. Donna will be remembered as a loving, caring person who always had a smile and a helping hand for everyone. She enjoyed being outdoors and fishing. She loved animals and opened her loving home to many pets she adopted from the Nassau Humane Society. Donna was involved with the Ladies Auxiliary with American Legion Post # 54 and VFW Post # 4351.

She worked for many years at Amelia Island Plantation as a Garmache Chef, a job she truly enjoyed until she retired to care for her husband in his final years.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Clifford G. Lewis who passed in 2016.

She leaves behind her children, Shelane Cox and her husband Jay, Joseph Taskonis; sisters, Sandy Filiput, Darlene Pontzolff and her husband Jim and Carol Jones; grandchildren, Katherine Harper, Jayson Cox, Ashley Smith and four great-grandchildren.

Donations may be made in her name to the Nassau Humane Society, 639 Airport Road, Fernandina Beach, Florida, 32034


PAT BEAMER March 18, 2020
Shelly, Jay, Katy & Jayson
Deeply saddened to learn of Donna�s passing from Russell. Knew she had been under the weather � as have I � but unaware how ill she was. Still miss the good times with Cliff & Donna over the last 30+ years. May she rest in peace.

TAMMY LEWIS April 16, 2020
Very sorry to see this about Donna�s passing. She was always sweet to me when we (Charles Lewis-Cliff�s Son) would go visit her and dad. My condolence�s to her family.

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