October 14, 2012
Friday, October 19, 2012 11:00 AM Vernon Funeral Home
Thursday, October 18, 2012 5-8pm
Donna Carol Lewis, 72, of Urbana went home to her Lord Sunday, October 14, 2012 in her home after a 15 year battle with cancer, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born January 23, 1940 in Springfield, OH the daughter of Clarel and B. Estelle (Provens) Strawsburg.
Donna worked at Dollar General for 15 years and at Stepping Stones for 3 years. She was a big supporter of the American Cancer Society and participated in the Relay for Life. Donna enjoyed Michigan football, going to casinos, horse racing and going to the movies. She loved spending time with her family and friends and watching her grandkids play sports.
She is survived by her husband, Marion ”Toby” Lewis; daughters, Laurie Lewis and Teresa Fries; sons, Marion ”Joe” Fries, Dana Lewis, Dwight Lewis, Darren Lewis and Douglas Supinger; grandchildren, Dwila, Demetrius ”Punky”, David, Amy, Dana Lee, Derek, Devilin, and Douglas ”Gator” Lewis, Amanda Moses, Sherri Deal, Bailey and Ashton Curnutte; 8 great grandchildren; brother, Grover ”Bud” Strawsburg; sister-in-laws, Brenda Cupps, Emma Jean White and Martha Winks; brother-in-law, Daryl Lewis; as well as 20 nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; sons, Dennis Lewis and David Supinger; grandson, Doug McMillen; brother, Clarel ”Jr.” Strawsburg; sister, Dorothy Leis.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, October 18, 2012 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday in the funeral home with Pastor David Murray officiating. Burial will follow in Spring Grove Cemetery, St. Paris. Serving as pallbearers will be Fred Vorhees, Dave Rose, Dwight, Punky and Dana Lewis and Scott Curnutte.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Association of Champaign County, PO Box 38125, Urbana, OH 43078. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.