NEWTON FALLS - Donna Honaker, 58, of the Southington-Newton Falls area, died Tuesday, July 31, 2012.
She was born Nov. 27, 1953, in Fairmont, W.Va., the daughter of Eugene and Delores Merrifield Fortney.
Donna graduated from South High School in 1971 and retired from the Ford Motor Co. in 2007. She loved being with her family, especially her grandchildren. Donna also enjoyed reading and crocheting.
She will be dearly missed by her family and friends, including her children, Royce Jr. (Teresa) of Elyria, Robert of Newton Falls, Marcie (Steve) Sabo of Champion and Bryon of Warren; her father, Eugene; five grandchildren, Jacob, Aaron, Gaven, Mason and Ava; four siblings, Debby (Carl) Feierabend of West Farmington, James Fortney of Champion, Denise Hill of Warren and Dee (Bill) Marcum of North Ridgeville. She was also a loving aunt to many.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Delores.
A celebration of life will be 7 p.m. Sunday at the Russell Funeral Service, 15670 W. High St. (state Route 87), Middlefield. Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday and from 5 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.