Donna Lee Schrader

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Donna Lee Schrader

March 06, 1947 - March 08, 2019

Donna Lee Schrader With deepest sorrow, Donna Lee Schrader, born March 26, 1947, passed away March 8, 2019, at the Geisinger Medical Center.

Donna was a Northumberland High School graduate, class of 1965.

Donna lived a wonderful, fulfilled life with her husband of 50 years, Joseph Schrader in Sunbury, and was blessed with a mother-in-law, Rose Schrader of Northumberland, two sons, Eric and Nicholas; daughter-in-law, Janel, and three grandchildren, Blake, Trent and Brooke Schrader.

Donna was truly loved by everyone. She enjoyed sharing moments with her family and friends; whether it was cooking and baking at home for the holidays or serving at her mothers "The Feed Mill" in Northumberland or her own "The West Shore Cafe" restaurants.
When not cooking, she loved flowers, vacations at the beach, occasional trips to the casinos, scratching her instant tickets, and playing bingo.

Donna was very close and had lots of smiles with her sisters and brothers through the years. Sisters, Francis Ranck and husband Terry of Northumberland, Linda Strouse and companion Robert McCarty of Mifflinburg, Darlene Dagle and companion Clifford Oden of Muncy; brother, William Dagle of Shelton, Wash.; sister-in-law, Louise Hilkert and husband Paul of Montandon; brother-in-law, Steven Schrader and companion Marian Fausey of Northumberland; and a very dear friend, Linda Eister of Northumberland.

She was preceded in death by her youngest son, Nicholas; brother, Ned Dagle; mother, Shirley (Gass) Dagle; father, Robert Dagle.

All are welcome to share their respects with a viewing from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 13, at the Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 309 Water St., Northumberland, followed byt he funeral at 11.

In lieu of flowers, please donate in Donna's memory to Haven To Home Rescue Inc., P.O. Box 851,Berwick, PA 18603.
Published on March 10, 2019
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NHS Class of 1965
Mar 16, 2019
Donna was a member of the Class of 1965, the last graduating class of Northumberland High School. Donna was well liked in high school. The class is saddened to hear of her passing. Condolences to her family.
Matt Pittiglio
Mar 14, 2019
Joe & Family,
So sorry for your loss. Donna was a wonderful person & will be missed by all.
Kelly Eichner
Mar 13, 2019
My deepest sympathy to your family. I loved spending time with all of you guys and your mom always treated me wonderful. All my love.
shelly wolfe
Mar 12, 2019
Joe and Eric,
I am so sorry to hear of Donna's passing. She was a very unique and special person and touched a lot of peoples lives as well as her grand daughters and my life as well. I will keep her memories close to my heart. You are in my prayers.
Robin Liddington
Mar 11, 2019
Dear Joe, I'm so sorry for your loss , I'll always remember you and Donna and all the good times we shared on Ridge Rd. You and your family will be in my prayers! Love, Robin
Carol and B on Yeager
Mar 11, 2019
Joe and family.
Keeping you in prayer. Many Japanese special memories here! Donna was my maid of honor. She was a special lady!
Joe Moore
Mar 11, 2019
So sorry to hear of Donna's passing. We know how much loved she was by Joe and their children.
Ruth Bollinger Walter
Mar 11, 2019
I never saw Donna without a smile on her face. She would light up a room whenever she walked into it. May her memory fill your hearts with love. My deepest symphathy goes out to her family and friends.
Linda Knaub
Mar 11, 2019
My deepest sympathy to Donna's family. Donna was a beautiful person inside and out. She always had a smile on her face and was a friend to everyone. As Heart strings tug today may sweet memories fill your tomorrows. 

Linda Herrold Knaub