Donna Lucille Alpers, 68, of Rossville, Ill., died at 12:32 a.m. Saturday, November 18, 2017, at the Waters of Covington.
Donna was born to Allen and Hazel (Probasco) Haire on January 31, 1949. Donna was from Rossville, Ill., and graduated from Rossville High School in 1967.
Donna married Steven Alpers on April 13, 1985. They lived in Alvin, Ill., for 10 years with her two children, Dwayne Perkins and Tina Edwards.
Donna was employed at General Electric for several years before retiring. She then moved to Findlay, Ohio, with her husband, Steve, where she did some part-time work and enjoyed her retirement. Donna enjoyed spending time reading, playing games and yard sales.
Donna is survived by her two children, Dwayne (Vanessa) Perkins and Tina (Jeff) Keller; a sister, Sue (John) Colwell; seven grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and granddaughter Alexandra Kathryn Perkins.
Per Donna's wishes, there will be no services. She will be cremated and laid to rest with her husband in Traverse City, Mich. Condolences to the family: www.shelbyfuneralhome.com
Published on November 20, 2017