Donnajean Begley


HICKSVILLE -- Donnajean L. (Boger) Begley, 81, died Monday, February 11, 2013, at Community Memorial Hospital, Hicksville, Ohio.

She was born on February 5, 1932, in St. Paris, Ohio, the daughter of the late Clyde and Frances (Poisel) Boger. She was a 1950 graduate of Hicksville High School. Donnajean worked at Dana Weatherhead Corporation in Antwerp, Ohio, retiring in 1983.

She is survived by two sons, Dennis P. (Kazuko Shiba) Begley of St. Louis Park, MN., and Gary O. Begley of Arizona; a granddaughter, Jennifer; a grandson, Jason; a brother, Ralph Boger of Wauseon, Ohio; two sisters, Janice (Jerry) Burley and Arlos (Ken) Franz, both of Hamilton, Ind.

Donnajean was preceded in death by two brothers, Tom Boger and Dick Boger; and a granddaughter, Danielle Christine Begley.

Funeral services for Donnajean will be Thursday at 10 a.m. at Smith & Brown Funeral Home, Hicksville. Visitation will be Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery, Crane Township, Ohio.

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