Donna Warren, 90

Donna B. Warren, 90, North Manchester, died at 12:30 p.m. March 29, at Peabody Retirement Community in North Manchester.  She was born May 3, 1922, in Wabash County, to Aubrey and Clara (Gerard) Rager.

Donna married Dennis E. Warren on Oct. 17, 1940, in North Manchester.  He died Aug. 21, 2008.  She was a member of the First Brethren Church of North Manchester and was a member of the Women's Missionary Society, and the Builder's Class, at the church.  She retired from Hook's Drugs in North Manchester in 1994, after 24 years.  She enjoyed collecting red birds, and raising iris and peonies.  Donna was a life long resident of the North Manchester area, and lived at Peabody Retirement Community since 2004.

Donna is survived by her three daughters, Ruth Ann (Lee) Mylin Chrisman, Winona Lake, Ind., Jeanne (Dennis) Dolby, North Manchester, and Janice Fuller, Warsaw; eight grandchildren, Rick (Jo Lynn) Mylin and Kris (Denny) Cultice both of Warsaw, Deann Warren and Tony (Margaret) Warren, both of North Manchester, Cheree (Steve) Williams, Fishers, Amber (Mike) Rowland, Indianapolis, Heather (Brandon) Boone, Cypress, Texas, and Jeff (April) Fuller, Silver Lake; and 13 great-grandchildren.  She was also preceded in death by her son, Frank R. Warren who died June 29, 2004.

Funeral services wwill be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 2, at Peabody Chapel, @font-face { font-family: "Cambria"; }@font-face { font-family: "Nimrod MT"; }p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; font-size: 9pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; 400 W. 7th St., North Manchester, with Chaplain Sue Babovec officiating.  Burial will be in Oaklawn Cemetery, North Manchester. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m., Monday, April 1, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Bender Chapel, 207 W. Main St., North Manchester, and one hour prior to the service, Tuesday.

Preferred memorial is First Brethren Church Benevolent Fund.

The memorial guestbook for Donna may be signed on-line at

Posted on 2013 Apr 01