Donna Jean Gienger Kemble
July 30, 1960 – March 8, 2014
ONTARIO – Donna Jean Gienger Kemble, 53, formerly of John Day, died March 8 at her Ontario home. A memorial service was held March 17 at Christian Life Fellowship in Ontario.
Mrs. Kemble was born July 30, 1960, in Heppner, to Carol (Roe) and Lloyd Gienger. She grew up in Eastern Oregon, and graduated from Grant Union High School in 1979.
On June 24, 1989, she married Kent Kemble in Ontario.
She worked at Heinz in Ontario for 33 years.
Gifted with a giving spirit, she enjoyed keeping track of her family’s birthdays and anniversaries, and looked forward to sending cards on each person’s special day. She will be remembered for her love of family and her faith in God.
With her husband, she enjoyed attending Boise State football and basketball games for many years.
Survivors include her husband of nearly 25 years, Kent; mother and stepfather, Carol and Dewayne Roe; sisters, Patty (Rocky) Kautz, Linda (Rich) Roether and Julie (Brad) Gibbs; brother, bill (Beth) Gienger; the Kemble family; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Boyd; and her father, Lloyd.