In Memory of



Obituary for Donna Gildersleeve

GILDERSLEEVE, Donna passed away on June 16, 2022. Donna was a Physical Education and Health Teacher at the Lynch Elementary School and McCall Middle School for 45 years. She was also the Athletic Trainer at Winchester High School. Donna was the beloved wife of Nancy Fennelly. She is survived by her parents Myrna and Ed Gildersleeve. Dear sister of Ed and his wife Theresa and Tom and his wife Dawn. Cherished aunt of Eddie, Catherine, Amanda, Lorin and her husband Brian, and Thomas and his wife Abby and their daughter Gemma. In laws Leslie and Jesse Hergert, Daniel and Suzanne Fennelly and Sam, Arie, and Brian Sowers and their daughter Masey, Meghan and Paul Altidor and their daughters Solange and Sidney. Donna will be greatly missed by her many wonderful friends and neighbors and especially her three cats The Doctor, River and Binx; and special friend Reesie. Memorial Visiting hours will be held for Donna at the Lane Funeral Home, 760 Main Street (Rte. 38), WINCHESTER on Saturday, June 25th from 2-5pm and Sunday June 26th from 2-5pm. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. In lieu of flowers donations in Donna’s memory may be made to the Winchester Scholarship Foundation, PO Box 174, Winchester, MA 01890 Or to Best Friends Animal Sanctuary at