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Obituaries

February 8, 2014

Donna Hope (Fontaine) Lehman

COVINGTON, Ind. — Donna Hope (Fontaine) Lehman, 59, of rural Covington, passed away unexpectedly at her home in rural Covington at 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014.

Donna was born in Attleboro, Mass., on Nov. 26, 1954. She was the daughter of the late Jack and Muriel (Simms) Setzer.

As a daughter of a Navy veteran, Donna traveled all over the world. She spent most of her life in California, where she met her future husband,. Donald R. Lehman. They have been together for 35 years and were married in June of 1991 in Attleboro, Mass. They moved to the Covington area in 2006.

Donna formerly worked as a fabricator for J&L Tool Company in North Attleboro, Mass., and later for Marathon in Attleboro. While living in Attleboro, she was involved in the Red Hat Society. While growing up, she was a member of the Future Farmers of America. She loved animals, music along with her family and friends. She also enjoyed astrology.

Donna leaves behind her husband, Donald R. Lehman, Covington; their two daughters, Brandy (Michael) Carlin, Concord, N.C., and Jammey (fiancé, Joe Gramm) Colby, Whitetown, Ind.; grandson, Luke Carlin; two sisters, Robin (Bob) Pickett, Covington and Maureen Fontaine, Attleboro, Mass. And several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Aiden Carlin.

The family will have a private gathering at the Maus Funeral Home, Attica, with cremation to follow.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Paws ‘n Claws Animal Shelter in Attica.

On line condolences may be sent to www.mausfuneralhome.com.

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