Donna J. Alleva, of Savannah, was born in Chicago, Illinois, on May 22, 1945, the daughter of the late Thomas J. Fennessy Jr. and Dorothy Bronke Fennessy.
On Dec. 30, 1983, she was united in marriage to Ben Alleva, who survives.
Donna was a homemaker and she was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She loved to cook and bake fish and be by the water. Donna always loved spending time with her family and friends.
She departed this life on Wednesday, Nov. 29, in Jackson, Tennessee, at the age of 72 years, 6 months and 7 days.
In addition to her husband Ben of 33 years, Donna is survived by her children, Michele Warshaw and her husband Michael of Surprise, Arizona and Mike May of Peoria, Arizona; three grandchildren, Jacob, Stephanie and Joshua Warshaw; one sister, Linda Leigh of Chicago land area; and three nieces.