The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

May 2, 2013

Donna Kirsch


WESTVILLE — Donna Kirsch, 66, of Westville, passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2013.

She was born Jan. 17, 1947, in Danville to Abslom and Aline (Bishop) Doggett.

She loved spending time with her precious family and grandchildren, enjoyed her job in the Walmart deli and watching the spring flowers bloom.

Donna is survived by two daughters, Patricia Dumach and Deena Dufour; five grandchildren, Kirsten Williams, Zachary Dufour, Aline Dumach, Katherine Dumach and Emily Dumach; three brothers, John (Jeanne) Doggett, Dan (Sherry) Doggett and Harry (Sally) Doggett; three sisters, Mae Camarata, Bonnie Shepherd and Wilma (Allen) Vance.

Donna was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, Robert Doggett, Bill Doggett, Joe Doggett and Paul Wayne; one sister, Betty Hitlett; and one stepdaughter, Debbie Kirsch.

A service to celebrate the life of Donna Kirsch will begin at 1 p.m. Friday, May 3, at Sunset-Urbas Funeral Chapel, Westville, with Michael Irwin officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, May 2, also at Sunset-Urbas Funeral Chapel in Westville.

Memorials in Donna’s name may be made to Passages Hospice.

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