Donnie Lewis Martin earned her wings on April 1, 2021 at home with her family. Donnie was born the daughter of Blain and Laura (Dunham) Lewis on May 6, 1940.
Our cherished wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin and friend is survived by beloved husband of 63 years, Dave Martin; sons Tom and Weston; daughter Davette (Louis Yslava); sister Wanda DeLaOssa (Oscar) and sister-in-law Jean Lewis; grandchildren David, Dustin, Brooke, Oceana, and Gianna; eight great-grandchildren; and family members Robert Martin and Krista Steffan. She was preceded in death by parents Blain and Laura Lewis; brothers Jesse and Iree.
She lived her entire life in the Patagonia area. She was honored to be crowned the very first Miss Santa Cruz County (1958). She deeply loved her family and friends. And she thoroughly enjoyed her life.
She will always be remembered for her unconditional love, kindness and compassion. She will be greatly missed and will live on in our hearts forever.