Donna R. Davis

YOUNGSTOWN — A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Bethel Lutheran Church, for Donna R. Davis, who died Monday morning at Canfield Place.

Donna was born Aug. 21, 1932 in Youngstown, Ohio, the daughter of Carl and Bertha (Anderson) Isaacson.

She was a 1950 graduate of Boardman High School and attended Kent State University, where she was a member of the Delta Zeta Sorority.

Donna worked as a secretary for the Youngstown Board of Education, retiring in 2005. She was an active member of Bethel Lutheran Church, where she was a member of the Choir, Bell Choir, Stephens Ministry, Ladies Circle, LCW and taught Sunday School. She enjoyed spending time with her Bridge Club and Couples Club.

Her husband, James J. Davis, whom she married May 14, 1960, preceded her in death on Jan. 13, 1984.

Donna is survived by her daughter, Karen (Jim Fox) Davis, of Salem; her son, Gregory J. Davis of Highland Heights; her granddaughters, Hannah Hallewell and Gretchen Hallewell; and her grandson, Benjamin Davis.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

Calling hours will be held prior to the service from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Saturday at the church, 425 Crestview Drive, Youngstown, Ohio, 44512.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Crossroads Hospice, 3743 Boettler Oaks Drive Suite E, Green, Ohio 44685, or to the memorial fund at Bethel Lutheran Church.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel, 4303 Mahoning Ave. Condolences may be sent to


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