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Donna Margaret (Peake) Sexton

November 4, 1986 ~ August 21, 2023 (age 36) 36 Years Old
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Donna Margaret (Peake) Sexton, age 36, unexpectedly journeyed to the spirit world on Monday, August 21, 2023, from her home in Ponsford, MN. She was born on November 4, 1986, in Detroit Lakes, MN, the daughter of Lorene Norcross and Terrance Peake.

Donna loved spending time with family. She enjoyed beading, reading, playing bingo, playing cards, and being on her phone. Donna was as honest as they come and would tell you how it is. She was funny, mean, and tough, her wheelchair never held her back from anything. She liked to ride around and listen to music. Donna was always busy sweeping, doing dishes, or cooking. She was an excellent cook and enjoyed trying new meals. She loved wrestling and laughing with her girls and reminiscing with her cousins. Donna will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Those greeting Donna in the spirit world are her sister, Kayla Norcross; close cousin, Charlene Norcross; aunties, Christy Engelke and Rhonda Lopez; grandparents, Margaret Norcross and George Fairbanks, Donald Engelke and Donna Peake.

Those Donna leaves behind to forever cherish her loving memories are her daughters, Kadance Peake, Alexis “Lexi: LaRud, Kayla Peake, Khloe Peake; parents, Lorene Norcross and Terrance Peake; brother, Christopher Peake; nephew, Thayian Greenfeather; nieces, Maggie, Jayden, and Christina Peake, Angela Greenfeather; close cousins, Missy (“Pun”) Warren and Nicole Dewey; numerous other family members and friends.

An overnight wake for Donna will begin on Monday, August 28, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. and continue until her Tuesday, August 29, 2023, 1:00 p.m. service, all to be held at The Pine Point "Old School" Community Center in Ponsford, MN. Reverand Robert Roy will officiate. Those helping to lay Donna to rest are Cameron Dewey, Nate Norcross, Kaleb St. Clair, Thomas Crowell, Adrian Warren, and Dougie Bruguier. Alternate pallbearer will be Johnny Bruguier. Honorary pallbearers are Blair Fineday, Ashley Fineday, Jane Kettle, Desi Stevens, Missy Warren, and Nicole Dewey. Interment will be in the Norcross Family Cemetery in Ponsford, MN.

Donna’s care has been entrusted to Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker, MN. Online condolences for the family may be left at

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August 28, 2023

5:00 PM
Pine Point "Old School" Community Center
Old School Rd/48580 Powwow Hwy
Ponsford, MN 56575

Funeral Service
August 29, 2023

1:00 PM
Pine Point "Old School" Community Center
Old School Rd/48580 Powwow Hwy
Ponsford, MN 56575


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