Donna J. Cornish(1930 - 2013)

Donna J. Cornish

BUCYRUS: Donna Cornish, 82, died late Saturday night, March 16, 2013 at the Inn at Orchard Park where she had resided since moving to Bucyrus in 2006 from Michigan.

She was born in Detroit May 20, 1930; the only child of the late George and Helen (Kitchen) Cornish. She earned her bachelors degree from Wayne St. Univ. and masters from the Univ. of Michigan and taught elementary school in Detroit City Schools.

Having had no siblings, Donna held a close relationship with her cousins. She is survived by her aunt, Bea Smith and locally by cousin, Dan (Violet) Wingate.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by cousins, Glenda and Robert Todd and uncle, Clifford Smith.

No formal services will be held. Donna will be inurned in the family plot in Lakeview Cemetery, Howell, Mich. at a later date. Those wishing to leave memorial contributions may do so to the Humane Society serving Crawford County through Wise Funeral Service in Bucyrus. Full obituary may be read and memories shared at


Published in the Telegraph-Forum on Mar. 19, 2013