Donene Marie Sipes

November 03, 1959 ‒ November 28, 2015

Galion, Ohio

Donene Marie Sipes, 56, of Mansfield has joined her mother in Heaven and is whole at last. She passed away Saturday, November 28, 2015 at The Raintree at Richland Newhope in Mansfield.

She was born November 3, 1959 in Galion and was the daughter of Donald L. and Barbara (Poast) Sipes.

Donene attended the Richland Newhope workshop in Mansfield.

She is survived by her father Donald Sipes of Galion; brothers Dr. David L. Sipes of Galion, Daniel B. (Diana) Sipes of Lexington and Douglas R. (Kimberly) Sipes of Harrisburg, North Carolina; sister Debra McCrindle of Harrisburg, North Carolina; eight nieces and nephews and seven great nieces and nephews.

Donene is preceded in death by her mother, Barbara Sipes.

A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held Thursday, December 3, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at The Raintree at Richland New Hope, 721 Scholl Road Mansfield, Ohio 44907.

Burial will be in Iberia Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Raintree at Richland New Hope in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Donene Sipes, and condolences may be made to them at

  • Uncle Don, David, Dan, Deb and Doug, and all the extended family,
    We were saddened to hear of Donene’s death. But we rejoice that she is now enjoying Heaven.
    We pray that God’s loving arms will surround you and uphold you in the weeks ahead. May God give you comfort when you feel lonely and strength when you feel weak.
    Sending each of you our love, our hugs and our prayers.