Margaret F. (Stang) Donnamiller, 87, of Norwalk, died Sunday, Aug. 1, 2010, at her residence.
She was born Oct. 5, 1922, in Monroeville, daughter of the late Herbert and Alma (Stein) Stang. She was a 1940 graduate of Monroeville High School and lived on the family farm in Willard for many years. She moved to Norwalk in 1979, and was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church and its Fifty-Five Plus Club. She and her husband, Louis, were the former owners of The Tavern in Reedtown and Republic and were instrumental in founding Christie Lane School in Norwalk.
She is survived by her daughter, Sandra K. Donnamiller of Norwalk; sons, Randy (Cheryl) Donnamiller of Shelby, Ohio, and Roger (Christine) Donnamiller of Willard; five grandchildren, Brian, Craig, Eric, Jared and Megan; sister, Dorothy Doughty of Norwalk; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Louis A. Donnamiller in 1968; sisters, Marjorie Schafer and Gildes Witter; and a brother, Robert H. Stang.
Friends may call 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main St., Norwalk, where a rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary Catholic Church, 38 W. League St., Norwalk. The Rev. Francis J. Speier will officiate. Burial will follow at St. Sebastian Cemetery in Bismark, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be sent to Christie Lane Industries, 306 S. Norwalk Road, Norwalk, OH 44857 or St. Mary Catholic Church, 38 W. League St., Norwalk, OH 44857.
Condolences may be shared at norwalkfuneral.com.