Donna Jeanne Zais

Donna Jeanne Zais, 65, Cornell, died Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at home. 

Donna was born Saturday, April 21, 1951, at 7:55 a.m., in Rhinelander, to Harold and Elaine (Petersen) Rhodes.

She is survived by her husband – Martin; brother – Gary Rhodes (Emma), Deer Park, lll.; sister – Mary Anne Crenshaw (David), Eureka, Ill.; four children – Paul (Rebecca) Welter, Inver Grove Heights, Minn., Christopher (Nicole) Welter, Milwaukee, Alicia (Shawn) Weisenbeck, Eau Claire, and Martin Zais Jr. (Leanne), Chippewa Falls; seven beloved grandchildren; and four nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Services will be held Saturday, April 22, at 11 a.m., at Borton-Leiser Funeral Home in Cornell. Interment will follow the services at the Cornell Cemetery, with lunch to follow the burial.

Visitation will be Friday, April 21, from 4-7 p.m., and Saturday, April 22, from 10-11 a.m., at Borton-Leiser Funeral Home.

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