Donna J. West, 82, of Michigan City passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021, at the VNA Hospice Center in Valparaiso, Indiana.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, at 12 noon at the Root Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Swan Lake Memorial Gardens. Viewing will be held on Thursday from 10 a.m. until 12 noon at the funeral home.
Donna was born Dec. 7, 1938, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to the late Robert Clyde and Opal Irene (Hammer) Frary Sr.
On April 12, 1965, in Wyoming, Michigan, she married William L. "WeeWillie" West, who passed away on Dec. 8, 2000.
Surviving is one daughter, Sarah Ann Crane; four grandchildren, Karyin (Neil Robertson) Mosher, Derrick (Kaity) Mosher, Amanda Mosher and Leigh Ann Mosher; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Lucille (Richard) Martin and Janice Daniels; three sisters-in-law, Brenda Westrate, Barbara Frary and Charlene Frary; and many loving nieces, nephews and friends.
She is preceded in death by six siblings, Robert C. Frary Jr., James Frary, Janet Schwanke, Katherine Westrate, Patrick Frary and Jerry Westrate.
Donna was the retired manager at Lakeshore Laundromat and Cleaners.
She was a member of Faith City Assembly of God Church for more than 20 years. She was very active in her church teaching Sunday School and she also helped establish a widows club. She loved her family and church family very much. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.