Ziemann, Donna Stryker Nelson from The Villages, Florida passed away on Tuesday, May 27, 2014. She was born in Windsor, CT on July 26, 1938 and was the daughter of Donald G. and Nathalie Draper Stryker. Donna was a graduate from Windsor High School and Central Connecticut State College. Donna was passionate about teaching and an avid bridge player. She was a member of several bridge clubs in the Northeast and The Villages where she retired. She moved to The Villages in 2000 from Farmington, CT. She was a teacher for the Farmington School District and won many honors in her profession prior to her retirement after 35 years of teaching. She adored every child she ever had the chance to mentor. Donna is survived by her husband, Bill Ziemann of The Villages, FL; sons, Jeffery Nelson of San Antonio, TX, Roderick Nelson of Lady Lake, FL, Craig Nelson of Farmington, CT; daughter, Robin Nelson Janssen of Glastonbury, CT; daughter-in-law, Linda Robertson of Salisbury, CT, four grandsons, Jeffery Nelson, Jr., Tyler Janssen, Alec Nelson and Jack Nelson Janssen; three granddaughters, Aubrie and Annika Nelson and Abigail Janssen and sister, Carolyn Stryker Moore of Lake Mary, FL. A celebration of Life will be held from 2:00-4:00PM, June 21, 2014 at the Hacienda Recreation Center in honor of her life.