Donna Joann Norton,
age 88 of Chesterton, IN, passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2019.
She was born on
January 29, 1931, in Roseland, IL, to William and Cora (Van Dam) O’Hryn.
Donna is survived
by her children, Shannon Lee Norton, Dawn Bernhardt, Kim Benton, Michael
Norton and Erin (Robert) Norton-Smith; grandchildren, Brenton R. (Elizabeth)
Bernhardt, Chase G. (Stacey) Bernhardt, Colby C. Benton and Hemingway O.
She was preceded in
death by her parents; husband, Charles Norton, daughter, Maureen A. Norton
and son-in-law, Paul Bernhardt.
Donna grew up in
South Holland, IL. She loved to travel and enjoyed working, having owned her
own corporate gifting business in Muncie, IN. Donna enjoyed spending time
with her grandchildren and was a resident of Chesterton for the last 15
years. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be deeply
Private burial to
take place at a later date. Arrangements were handled by Edmonds & Evans
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