Donna Marie (Hauger) Schilling, 69, of Marshall, passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at Avera Marshall after a 2-1/2 year battle with pancreatic cancer.  
Mass of Christian Burial was Saturday, January 7 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall. Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice. com. Stephens Funeral Service - Redwood Valley Funeral Home in Redwood Falls assisted the family with arrangements.
Donna was born May 1, 1947 in Canby to Henry and Ruth (Heiserman) Hauger. She attended country school for eight years near Clear Lake, S.D. and graduated from Clear Lake High School in 1965. Donna attended Canby Vocational School.
She worked in Marshall where she met her husband Ron. They were married May 4, 1968 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. The couple lived in Marshall until 1973 when they moved to Blue Earth. In 1980 they moved to Redwood Falls where Donna worked at the license center for more than a decade. In 1993 the couple returned to Marshall.  Donna was actively involved in all family business. She volunteered at Avera Auxiliary Thrift Store and assisted with Ruby’s Pantry.
She enjoyed baking, doing for others, volunteering and cooking for the kids at Holy Redeemer School. She was a long-time member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church where she was active in CCW, Catholic Daughters, Emmaeus and TEC. Donna loved dancing, especially to old time music and visiting with her many friends. Donna most enjoyed her grandchildren.
 Donna is survived by her husband Ron of 48 years; children: Jaci (Joe) Garvey and Jose Rodriguez-Schilling, all of Marshall; grandchildren: Tresia, Joseph, Samuel and Elizabeth Garvey; brothers: Bill (Maggie) Hauger of Brandt, S.D., Francis (Kristi) Hauger of Clear Lake and Eddie (Genny) Hauger of Kendallville, Ind.: brother-in-law Gordon (Bernadette) Labat of Phoenix, Ariz.; sister-in-law Dianne Hauger of Canby and many other relatives and friends.  
She is preceded in death by her parents, brother Lawrence “Joe” Hauger, and sister Janet Labat.