SCIO - Donna Mae Carpenter, 82, of Scio, Ohio, passed away at her residence Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012.
She was born May 6, 1930, a daughter of the late John William and Martha Velma (Baughman) Anderson.
Donna owned several restaurants, the Sunny Slope Restaurant, the Sunset Valley and Cindy's Diner in Carrollton.
She was a member of the Church of Christ Christian Disciples of Carrollton. He hobbies included cooking, crocheting, quilting and her dogs.
Donna is survived by three sons, Paul Rodney (Angela) Shafer of Scio, John Wesley Shafer and his companion Lorrine Moore of Scio, and Phil (Kay) Shafer of Carrollton; three daughters, Cindy (John) Solvey of Bergholz, Velma Sue Lambert of New Rumley, Ohio, and Charlotte Wells of Earnest, Pa; a brother, Gerald "Jerry" Anderson of Salem; two sisters, Joyce (Ray) Carnes of Hanoverton and Doris Saunders of Salem; 18 grandchildren, 41 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
Preceding Donna in death was a son, Ricky William Shaffer, brothers Bob and Don Anderson, and a sister Marlene Blackburn
In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to Hospice, 7568 Whipple Ave. NW, North Canton, OH 44720.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012 at the Carrollton Church of Christ (Christian Disciples) with Pastor Mike Doak officiating.