Donna Lea Breiner

  • "I always considered you a best friend.We had many great..."
    - Terri Chattin
  • "Donna, your kind words and actions will be missed by so..."
    - Mary Mozloom Davis
  • "R I P oldest friend since age 6 , I cant believe..."
    - Maryann Dixon
  • "my deepest condolences to marie tovar whitman and Doona's..."
    - crystal Lurwick
  • "I am deeply saddened to hear of Donna's passing, this is a..."
    - Betty Hunt

Donna Lea Breiner, 59, of Schuylkill Haven, entered into eternal rest Friday at her home.

Born June 23, 1960, in Carlisle, she was a daughter of the late Donald C. and Ilene H. Frankenstein Breiner.

After graduating from Pottsville High School, she entered into the Army, where she worked as a finance specialist and a clerk typist. She worked at American Argo, Willow Lake, as a trimmer.

Donna Lea is survived by her loving partner of 38 years, Marie C. Whitman, Schuylkill Haven; brothers, Donald Breiner, Auburn, David Breiner, husband of Martina, Schuylkill Haven, Dennis Merryfield, Ithaca, N.Y., and Duaine Zanini, Schuylkill Haven; a niece, Teri L. Spangler, wife of Brandon; niece, Alexis Zanini; nephew, Alex Zanini; great-nephews, Shane, Chase and Mason; her loving cat, Dash.

A Celebration of Donna Lea's life will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday at Schlitzer Allen Pugh Funeral Home, 515 W. Market St., Pottsville. The family would prefer donations be made in Donna Lea's name to Hillside SPCA, 51 SPCA Road, Pottsville, PA 17901. Please visit to leave a condolence for the Breiner family.

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Published in Republican & Herald on Jan. 7, 2019