COLUMBIANA - Donna Jean Vansil, 60, formerly of Youngstown, passed away Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Health Center.
Donna was born on Jan. 5, 1953, in Youngstown, the daughter of Rose Lance Babik.
Donna served as a dedicated Licensed Practical Nurse in local assisted living facilities for more than 30 years, including service at Ron Joy Nursing Home, Sateri Home Inc., and Assumption Village.
She enjoyed traveling with her loving husband of more than 20 years, John Vansil. She also loved treasure hunting at area garage and estate sales, reading crime novels, and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband, John S. Vansil of Columbiana; three children, Michelle (Eric) of Columbus, Brian (Kelly) Hart of Florence, S.C., and Lori (Dana) Toro of Poland; nine grandchildren, Jessie Wells, Gage Wilcox, Anastasia Hart, Joseph Hart, Azlynn Hart, Isabella Hart, Madison Hart, Kenadi Toro, and Evelyn Toro; two sisters, Barbara Babik of Struthers, and Janet (Matthew) Finneran; a brother, John (Leslie) Babik of Marysville; and a brother-in-law, Richard Craig Sr. of New Springfield.
She was preceded in death by her niece, Terri Craig; a sister, Sharon Craig; and a brother, Raymond Babik Jr.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the Seederly-Mong & Beck Funeral Home in Columbiana with Friar Jules Wong of the Franciscan Order celebrating.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, 154 S. Elm St., Columbiana, OH, 44408.
Material contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.
Family and friends are invited to visit www.seederly-mongandbeck.com to sign the guestbook or send private condolences.