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Donna J. Leas

Donna J. Leas, 93 of Jackson Township, Wells County, passed away at Parkview Huntington Hospital on January 10, 2024. 

Donna was born on August 7, 1930 to Eli and Stella (Newhouse) Booher. She graduated from Jackson Township in 1947 and married James “Jim” Leas on November 21, 1951. He preceded her in death on June 12, 2010. Donna worked from 1969 to 1975 as an aid at Heritage Pointe in Warren. She then stayed home and watched her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Donna enjoyed watching her shows, General Hospital, Reba, Game Shows and the Food Network. She was very dedicated to her hair appointments. Donna loved to go fishing with Jim, her flowers and humming birds, and mostly, spending time with her family. 

Donna was preceded in death by her parents, husband, siblings, Arvin, Cleo, Nell, Blanche, Olive and Norma, and daughter, Cathy Leas. 

Loving survivors include her daughter, Connie (Rex) Jennings of Warren, IN, grandchildren, Eric (Consuela) Tyner of Lolo, MT, Aaron (Jessika) Tyner of Warren, IN, and Jeremy (Cortney) Farr of Warren, IN, 6 great grandchildren, 11 step great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren and 2 step great-great grandchildren. 

Friends and family may gather to share and remember at Glancy-H. Brown & Son Funeral Home located at 203 N Matilda St. Warren, IN 46792, on Saturday, January 13, 2024 from 11am to 1pm. A funeral service will begin at 1pm with Pastor Troy Drayer officiating. A private burial will be held at Asbury Cemetery. 

Those wishing to honor Donna’s memory may consider making donations to Locks of Love or the American Cancer Society. 

Arrangements have been entrusted to Glancy-H. Brown & Son Funeral Home in Warren, Indiana.