Donna R. Stephens

March 24, 1929 ‒ December 04, 2018

Marion, Ohio

Donna R. Stephens, age 89 of Marion, passed away on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at Kingston Residence of Marion.

Donna was born on March 24, 1929 in Marion, the daughter of Raymond E. and Cora (Moore) Beaty. She graduated from Harding High School.

Donna was united in marriage to Arthur E. Stephens on October 23, 1947. He preceded her in death on November 16, 2015.

She began her career working at Fulfillment Corporation and then went to work at MARCA and retired from there as their secretary.

Donna and Arthur loved to travel and did so regularly with 3 different camping clubs. They were able to travel to all 50 states and overseas as well. Donna was also a gifted seamstress, making anything from suits to dresses. She also loved to knit, crochet and create numerous types of hand crafts.

She is survived by her daughter: Nancy (Bill) Miller; brother-in-law Glendale Roshon and several nieces and nephews.

Donna is preceded in death by her parents, husband Arthur E. Stephens and brothers: Otto and Elmer Beaty.

Visitation will be Monday, December 10, 2018 at Snyder Funeral Homes, GUNDER/HALL Chapel, 347 West Center St. Marion from 12:30PM to 1:30PM; Funeral service will immediately follow at 1:30PM; Burial will be in Marion Cemetery.

The family wishes to express their gratitude to Capital City Hospice of Westerville for their love and care of Donna.

If so desired, donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans.

The Snyder Funeral Homes of Marion are honored to be serving the Stephens family; condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting

  • Nancy just wanted to say I love you and pray that the strength of the Lord will be yours today as you go through this time of grief. Psalm 23 has been my comfort in the past and I’m sure you will find peace in this time through God’s word.