Funeral services celebrating her life will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 3, at St. John's Lutheran Church, Edford Township, rural Geneseo. The Rev. Chris Bushre will officiate. Burial will follow at St. John's Cemetery. A visitation for Donna will be held 5-7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, at the Geneseo Chapel of Vandemore Funeral Homes. Memorials may be left to the St. John's Lutheran Church Building Fund.
Donna was born Oct. 3, 1934, in Cambridge, the daughter of Milton and Maude Baldwin Yarger. She was a graduate of Cambridge High School and was united in marriage to James D. Rahn May 9, 1954, in Kewanee.
Donna belonged to St. John's Lutheran Church and enjoyed bingo, cards, traveling to Arizona for the winter and spending time with her grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, Jim; two daughters (and spouses), Kathy (Kevin) Remick, Cambridge, and Cindy (Jim) Bishop, Kirkwood, Ill.; one son (and spouse), Dennis (Gigi) Rahn, Lena, Ill.; seven grandchildren, Patrice, Carrissa, Nicholas Sheehy, Angela Brewer, Caitlen, Olivia and Christopher; and one brother (and spouse), Eugene (Mary) Yarger, Atkinson.
Donna was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Don and Dale Yarger.
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