GROUNDS, Donna (nee Sutherland) Born November 10th, 1940, passed away peacefully at home on September 14th, 2002. She was predeceased by her son Donald in 1989; her mother Jean Sutherland in 1994; and her sister-in-law Lenora (Grounds) Dyke in 2000. Donna is survived by Larry, her loving husband of 39 years; son Todd (Dawn) and daughter Victoria (Paul) Johnson; two grandchildren Jeremy and MacKenzie; and her sister Diane Loudon; also by many loving family members and friends. Donna and Larry spent many years on their farm in East Wellington and it was a gathering place for friends and family; everyone was always welcome and Donna was always ready to provide a meal to whoever arrived. Her warmth and generosity of spirit will always be with us. Her grandchildren were her love and she spent many special and happy hours with them. No service by request. A tea, in celebration of Donna’s life, will be held on Sunday, Septem ber 22nd, 2002, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Elks Hall, 595 Townsite Road, Nanaimo. Donations in Donna’s memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundations of B.C.