Donalta May Brown, age 87 died at 11:34 a.m., Monday, October 19, 2015 at Lima Memorial Hospital. She was born March 2, 1928 in Lima, Ohio to the late William Earl and Francis Estella Blackburn Brodbeck. Donata was married April 7, 1951 to William Franklin Brown who preceded her in death on April 30, 2002.
Donalta was a member of the Bluelick United Methodist Church in Lima and had been an office manager.
Survivors include a daughter: Karen Sue “Suze” Reese of Lima, Ohio, 4 Granddaughters: Angela, Cara, Arminda and Coryn and 6 great grandchildren: Ashley, Brayden, Lena, David, John and Franklin, sister-in-law: Jean Fittro of Richmond, Virginia.
Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, October 26, 2015 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home with visitation starting at noon. Charlotte Hefner will be officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Bluelick United Methodist Church.
Arrangements by Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville.
Date: Monday, October 26, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm