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Donna Jean Burnidge
(11-12-1949 - 10-14-2018)

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Donna Jean Burnidge, 68, of St. Charles passed away in her home on Sunday, October 14, 2018. She was born on November 12, 1949 in Elgin, IL the daughter of Donald and Emma Anderson. Donna graduated from Larkin High in 1967 and attended Elgin Community College. She began her career at Cooks Publishing Company and then worked as a legal secretary, a small business owner of Fingertip Magic, and a property owner and manager. Donna was very dedicated to her passion of community service, often serving as president and board member. Over the years Donna was involved with the following organizations: Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Altrusa Club of Elgin, Community Crisis Center, Donor Club of Elgin, Ecker Center for Mental Health, Elgin Area YMCA Leader Luncheon, Elgin Community College Foundation, Elgin Enrichment Series, Elgin Service Board, Elgin Symphony League, Fideliter Club of Elgin, Larkin Center, Presence Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation, United Way of Elgin and Women in Management. Donna was known for her generous gift giving. She was able to share her gift of style planning her elaborate events. Her humor entertained all. She will be greatly missed. She is survived by her husband Roger of 38 years, mother Emma Anderson, sister Diane (Kevin) Carlson, niece Lindsay Molnar, nephew Keith Carlson, step sons Scott and Tracey Burnidge, step daughter Jill Griffin, seven step grandchildren, and one step great granddaughter. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 17th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Laird Funeral Home, Elgin. Burial will be private at Lakewood Memorial Park, Elgin. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to www.abta.org. For information call 847-741-8800 or www.lairdfamilyfuneralservices.com. 

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