Donna J Stauffer

May 16, 1931 ~ February 19, 2018 (age 86)

Donna Jean Stauffer, 86, passed away on February 19, 2018. She was born May 16, 1931, in Jerusalem, Ohio to the late Clarence and Helen Duncan. Donna retired from Goodyear Tire & Rubber and worked for Barberton Family Practice at Barberton Hospital. Donna was a charter member of Community Church of the Portage Lakes where she sang in the choir and was a leader of the Pioneer Girls Club. She enjoyed making crafts, traveling with the Golden Agers at ABT, and was a part of the Rolling Greens Garden Club.

Donna was preceded in death by her husband of 41 years, Robert; and sister, Virginia (Bob) Schrock. She is survived by her daughters, Vicky (David) Fagerstrom, Deborah (Jim) Dooley; grandchildren, Kimberly (Joe) Kelleher, Christopher (Kristen) Fagerstrom, Bill (Jacki) McCormick, Matt McCormick; great-grandchildren, Austin, Alex, Kalvin, Corrina, Hailey; brother, Gerald Duncan; and sister JoAnn (Joe) Gleisinger.

The family would like to thank Linda, Kim, Debbie, and the nursing staff of Greenview Assisted Living for their compassion and care for Donna. A special thanks to Donna’s best friend, Beverly Stephens, for being available for Donna when the family could not, for taking her to lunch, stopping by the house and visiting, and for always being a good friend.

Friends may call at Bacher Funeral Home, 3326 Manchester Rd. Akron, OH 44319 on Thursday, February 22, 2018, from 6 to 8:00 PM., where services will be held on Friday, February 23 at 1:00 PM; Dr. John Thielenhaus officiating. Interment at Greenlawn Memorial Park. If desired, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association ( in memory of Donna

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