Donna J. Schull, age 94, resident of Shelby died Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at The Willows of Willard. Born February 15, 1927 in Mansfield to Frederick C. and Ella (Howard) Caskey she had been a Shelby resident the majority of her life. She was a 1945 graduate of Shelby High School and attended Mansfield Business College. She had been employed with Shelby Milk Products, AMF Co. and retired from Sprint as a fraud investigator.
Donna was a member of the First Christian Church and a member of the Beta Sigma Phi sorority. She along with Shirley Auck started the Shelby "Quilts of Valor" providing quilts for local veterans which continues today. She thoroughly enjoyed golfing with her long time Shelby friends and traveling with her sisters and cousins with their "travel club". Keeping the family connected was very important to her and she made sure each family member was updated with current news and life changes.
She is survived by her children Nancy (Tom) Depler of Shelby, Kristina (Jim) Purdy of Rocky River, OH; Mignon (Ralph) Rosinsky of Shelby and Robert F. (Missy) Schull of Rockwall Texas; her grandchildren Sarah (Kevin) Brokaw of Travis City, MI, Kyle (Amy) Depler of West Chester, OH, Anne (Drew) Ashley of Bay Village, OH, Robbie Schull of Rockwall, TX., Justin (Leeann) Gregg of Albuquerque, NM, Ashley Gregg of Texas, and Allison Rosinsky of Seattle, WA; six great grandsons Jackson and Bennett Depler, Mathew, Bobby and George Ashley and Anderson Brokaw, nieces and nephews Tom Schull, Jackie Motley, Dianne Arter, Jay and Stefan Swigart, Barb Campolo, Casey Stone, Jim Hanrahan and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years Robert C. Schull in 2019; two sisters Mignon Swigart and Delories "Jed" Hanrahan.
Memorial funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday June 29, 2021 at the Barkdull Funeral Home and Crematory. Friends may call at the funeral home 10:00 AM Tuesday one hour prior to the service. Rev. James Robinson will officiate with private interment in Oakland Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials expressions may be made to "Quilts of Valor" in care of: Vicki Maynard, 5701 St. Rt. 13 N. Shiloh, OH 44878.
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