Donna Lewis

IRON RIVER – Donna Lewis, 69, of Iron River, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at Northstar Health System of Iron River.

She was born Jan. 12, 1944, in Stambaugh, daughter of the late John Patrick and Norma (Donnini) DeCloux. She attended St. Agnes Catholic Schools and graduated from Iron River High School with the class of 1962.

Donna married Ronald C. Lewis on June 30, 1962, at St. Agnes Catholic Church and the couple made their home in Bates Township. They celebrated their golden wedding anniversary in 2012.

She was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church of Iron River. Donna enjoyed reading, Bible study, making baskets and doing crafts. She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Daniel DeCloux.

Donna is survived by her husband, Ronald; sons, Mark (Liz) of Kingsford, Daniel (Lori) of Petoskey, Brian (Laurie) of Petoskey and Andrew (Rose) of Iron River; daughter, Anna (Nick) Kegley of Iron River; sisters-in-law, Patti DeCloux of Caspian, Barbara Lewis of South Carolina and Marsha Lewis of Iron River; special uncle, John Kasprowski of Milwaukee; 14 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the Jacobs Funeral Home in Iron River.

Funeral service will be Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at St. Agnes Catholic Church of Iron River, with Rev. Gregory Veneklase, pastor, to offer the Mass of Christian Burial.

Interment will be in Bates Township Cemetery.

Condolences may be expressed to the family of Donna Lewis online at

Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.