Donna  G. Shoemaker



Donna G. Carrico Shoemaker, 90 of Alexandria passed away on Monday, October 2, 2017 while in hospice care at Mary Washington Hospital.

Born in St. George, West Virginia, Donna was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. She worked for Fairfax County Schools for more than 30 years. Her hobbies included crafting, quilting and baking.

Survivors include her sons and their spouses, Ernest and Doris Shoemaker, Larry and Vicki Shoemaker and Mark and Jeanette Shoemaker; seven grandchildren; and 13 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Herman G. Shoemaker; parents; and a sister and brother.

A service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, October 5 at Quantico National Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Rose Hill Baptist Church, 4905 Franconia Rd., Alexandria, VA 22310 or to Greenfield Senior Living 9300 Onyx Ct., Fredericksburg, VA 22407 or to Mary Washington Hospice 2300 Fall Hill Ave., Fredericksburg, VA 22401.