Johnston – Donna L. Farmer, 74, passed away surrounded by her family, Friday afternoon March 23, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Youngstown, after a short illness.
Donna was born on June 5, 1943 in Cleveland, OH, a daughter of the late Garnett “Jeff” and Marion (Dennis) Samuels.
She was a 1961 graduate of Maple Heights High School. Shortly after high school, she married the love of her life Billy R. Farmer. She was a proud home maker to her husband and two children. She loved hosting holidays over the years with family and friends and was an amazing cook. She loved listening to music, especially Alan Jackson and Elvis Presley. She also enjoyed watching the Cleveland Cavaliers. Most of all she loved spending time with her family and cherished her grandson Cody.
Donna will be deeply missed by her loving husband of 53 years, Billy R. Farmer, whom she married on June 9, 1964; her children, Jamie Farmer and William “Bill” Farmer; her grandson, Cody Farmer, her sister, Diane (Gary) Sellers; and her brothers, Ricky (Jan) Samuels, Rusty Samuels, and Jeffery Samuels.
Funeral services for Donna will be held on Tuesday March 27, 2018 at 6:00PM at Lane Family Funeral Homes Shafer Winans Chapel at 164 North High Street in Cortland. Family and friends may visit two hours prior to the service from 4-6:00PM.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Johnston Volunteer Fire Department at 4424 Greenville Road #B Farmdale, OH 44417.
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Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Donna