East Palestine – Mrs. Donna J. Padgett, 80, of Padgett Road, passed away peacefully with her family surrounding her, following a lengthy illness at the Covington Community Campus at 6:50 p.m. Thursday, December 26, 2013.
Donna was born August 11, 1933, a daughter of the late Clyde and Verna Lumley Fiscus, and had resided in the East Palestine area since 1953. She had been employed as a bookkeeper with area businesses, including the former Insul Company.
She was a member of the Grace Lutheran Church.
She is survived by her husband, Harold Padgett, whom she married January 31, 1953; two daughters, Conny L. Padgett and Ellen S. Foor, both of East Palestine; and two sons, Robert W. Padgett, East Palestine, and Jeffrey V. Padgett, Bellvue, TX. She also leaves a sister, Marilyn Schall, Logan, OH; ten grandchildren, and four great grandchildren.
A sister, Deloris Beiber, had preceded her in death.
The family will receive friends at the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home from 12:00 Noon till 2:00 P.m. on Sunday, Dec. 29th, with a funeral service to be conducted at the conclusion of calling hours with Rev. Donald Penz, of her church officiating.