Donna Jean Donahue-Whitis died on January 3, 2015 due to complications following an _extended illness. She was 72.
Donna Jean was born on June 24, 1942 in McArthur, OH, to her parents, Albert and Sally _Saunders. She married Dawn Donahue who predeceased her. The Donahues lived in _Millersport. She later married Louie Whitis who also predeceased her and lived in _Heath.
She retired from Lowe’s and dedicated her time to being Me- Me to her grandchildren. _Donna Jean is survived by her child and step-children, Renee (Mitch) Gorsuch, _Millersport, Troy (Vanessa) Donahue, Baltimore, Michele Donahue-Kelly, Baltimore, _and Becky Langner, Birmingham, AL; her grandchildren, Myeerah, Melia, and Marissa _Gorsuch, Megan, Erin and Casey Donahue, Elise Kelly, and Hart, Alex, Whitt (Brandy) _Langner and Katie (Ricky) Little; her sisters, Phyllis Stinnett and Joan (Mike) Failor; _sister-in-laws, Joyce Sheline and Patty Saunders; and many nieces and nephews. She is _preceded in death by brothers, Richard, George, and Robert Saunders; and her brother-in-_ law, Del Stinnett.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 8, 2015, at Halteman-Fett and Dyer Funeral Home with Pastor Aaron Karr officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery, Lancaster.
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