Gainesville native and Hauppauge resident, Ida Simmons Donald has died at age 72.
Donald, a retired educator, is the daughter of the late Elizabeth Simmons and Aubrey "Ike" Issac. She passed away Oct. 23.
Donald leaves behind her husband (of 53 years) - Crosby Donald of Hauppauge, ; daughter - Dr. Michelle Donald of Brooklyn, and son - Eric Donald of Hauppauge, and grandchildren - Shelby and Blair Donald of Hauppauge.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sat. at Johnson Chapel Missionary Baptist Church (Gainesville, FL).