Donna Ruth Hemm
  • Born on: April 26, 1946
  • Departed on: January 10, 2022
  • Resided in: Cedar Rapids, IA

Donna Ruth Hemm

Donna Ruth Hemm, 75, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 10, 2022 at home surrounded by family after a long illness. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. 

Donna was born on April 26, 1946 in Eldon, IA; the daughter of Enos and Ruth (Crow) Jackson. 

She enjoyed Bingo, playing the slot machines, crocheting, baking and making candy, spending time with family, watching movies, and listening to Elvis Presley. 

Donna is survived by her husband, David Hemm; daughter, Sara Hemm; son, Mike Hemm; grandchildren, Bethany (Chad) Zugg, Cole, Andrew (Stephanie) Hemm, and Layla Hemm; sister, Doris (Ed) Allman; nieces and nephews, Lee (Michael) Pope, Angie (Tim) Morse, Eric (Kelly) Taylor, Amy Miller, David (Jody) Leitz, Doug (Hope) McAllister, Jen McAllister, Michael (Jamie) McAllister, Dawn Bradish, Chrystal (Shawn) Leyse, Tim S. Morse, Kelly Taylor, Lane Taylor, Kathy Ruby, and Barb Topping, Gage, Rhett, Emma, Zach, Hailey, Bree, Kristin, Rossilyn, Ellisyn, Mason, Payton, Gavin, Austin, Kenzie, Kaylee, Jayce, Bailey, Morgan, Chandler, Leah, Ava, Xander. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Willa Mae and Emily; nieces, Charlene and Darlene; and nephew, Ethan. 
<< Back to listing

"Iowa Cremation gave me extraordinary support when my husband passed away. Everything was handled with compassion and respect, and for that I am forever grateful."

- Barbara B. from Clive, Iowa


"Iowa Cremation's service was incredible and I tell everyone they should preplan with their staff."

- Patti B. from Muscatine, Iowa


"The compassion and professional care extended to us by Iowa Cremation was very consoling and deeply appreciated by our family."

- Mary Ellen M. from Lansing, Iowa