Entered into eternal rest on January 15, 2022 at the age of 86.  Donna was born September 29, 1935 in Duson, LA. to Irby and Mary Frances Arceneaux.  Donna was a wonderful mother and friend to all she knew.  Donna leaves to cherish her memory, a loving husband, Norm Zink, her children and spouses Mary Frances  & Paul Despres of Austin TX,  Michael  and Vanessa Foret of Sorrento, Paul and Libby Foret of Prairieville; Doug and Ruth Ann Blackwell of New Jersey; grandchildren Danielle Crawford, Justin Crawford, Andre Despres, Julia Despres, Blake Foret and wife Val, and Mercedes Foret; great-grandchildren Lucas Crawford, Amara Johnson, and Addison, Aveleda, and Aden Foret, sister-in-law, Betty Mohr, and dear friends, Mary Lou Freiberg, Mary Pinell, and Cheryl Baringer, and many nieces and nephews.  Donna was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Gerald Eugene Foret Sr, son Jerry Foret Jr., brother Joseph Arceneaux and wife Gwen and mother-in-law, Beatrice Haydell. Donna was one of the most well-respected drapery makers in Baton Rouge, loved serving in her church communities, traveling the country with her husband, fishing in Grand Isle, and being around her family. Rest in peace, Grammy.  You are truly loved and will be missed by all.  A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 29 at 2 pm at Trinity Lutheran Church, 15160 S. Harrell’s Ferry Rd.  Baton Rouge, LA  70816.  The family gives special thanks for the dedicated and utmost professional care given to Donna by Kith & Kin Caregivers and Hospice of Baton Rouge. 

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