Donna J. Triola, nee Vitiello, 60, of Elgin and formerly of Bartlett; wife and soul mate of Steve Braun; mother of Carissa Gutierrez, Tina (Maurice) Outland, John Triola (Danell Leigh-Triola), Jessica Triola and Steven Triola; nana of Asa, Jadon, Daija, Gwyneth, Kalina, Myles and Leo; sister of Bob, Barb (Ray) Mulford and the late Rick (Marsha) Vitiello and baby Donny; daughter of the late Don and Betty Vitiello, nee Gray. Donna loved people, she made everyone feel special. She was an avid Cubs fan. She liked to try her luck with scratch off lotto tickets. Her working career began at age 16 at Turano Bakery in Roselle, then continued at Jewel-Osco in Bartlett (1990-2001), Best Buy (2002-2012), T-Mobile (2013-2017). Visitation Sunday April 7th, 4:00 pm- 8:00 pm at the Countryside Funeral Home and Crematory 950 South Bartlett Rd. (at Stearns Rd.) Bartlett. Cremation will be private at the Countryside Crematory. In lieu of flowers donations to the American Cancer Society would be appreciated.