Donna Mae Streich, lovingly known as Nonie by those closest to her, passed away on January 23, 2024. Born on May 17, 1960, in Rockford, IL, Donna's life was a testament to her spirited and resilient nature. Donna's infectious wit and loving demeanor were the cornerstones of her personality, endearing her to all who were fortunate enough to cross her path.\n\nDonna was the epitome of a compassionate homemaker, tirelessly working to provide for her family in her own home. She was a beacon in the hardest of times, always finding a way to make ends meet. Donna raised her three daughters with unwavering love and dedication, fostering in them strength and resilience. Her hobbies were a reflection of her vibrant spirit. Whether it was enjoying video games, partying, watching movies, shopping, or spending quality time with her family, she embraced life with enthusiasm.\n\nShe leaves behind a legacy of love within her husband, John 'J' Streich, daughters Ashley Huston, Heather (Richard) Tennison, and Crystal Kahle, brothers Doug Huston and David (Darla) Huston. Along with her grandchildren Conner Kahle, Tyler Tennison, Samantha (Alexander Bustos) Tennison and Brittany Kahle.\nAlongside her human family, Donna's cats Tucker, Joe, and Koda held a special place in her heart. Donna is preceded in death by her parents, Donald and Frances Huston.\n\nA quote by Brooke Hampton captures Donna's spirit, "I am in pieces of all the places I have been, and the people I have loved. I've been stitched together by song lyrics, book quotes, adventure, late night conversations, moonlight, and the smell of coffee."\n\nThe family will receive friends for a public visitation at McCorkle Funeral Home, 767 North Blackhawk Boulevard, Rockton, Illinois, 61072, on Monday, January 29, 2024 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. CST. \n\nIn celebrating Donna's life, we invite you to share your memories of her and to upload photos to the memorial page. Your stories and pictures will serve as a tribute to Donna's spirited, witty, loving, and compassionate life.