Donna Louise Guernsey
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Donna Louise Guernsey
  • December 21, 1937 - June 24, 2017
  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

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Donna Louise Guernsey, 79, of Fort Wayne, passed away Saturday, June 24, 2017, at home surrounded by family. Born December 21, 1937, in Fort Wayne, she was a daughter of the late Theophilus and Isabell Dornseif. Donna graduated from Central High School in 1955. She volunteered for many organizations including the YWCA Circle of Woman. Donna was very active at Trinity Episcopal Church where she served a number of years as Junior and Senior Warden. She also worked with her husband in a manufactures rep business until they retired in 2005.

She is survived by her husband, Gerald L. Guernsey; her son, Greg (Janie) Chess; daughter, Jennifer Lepper; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters, Nancy Matson and Carol Whonsetler; and brother, Ed Dornseif.

Funeral Service is 11 a.m. Friday, June 30, 2017, at Trinity Episcopal Church, 611 W. Berry Street, Fort Wayne, IN, with visitation one hour prior. Visitation also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 29, 2017, at Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Funeral Home, 420 W. Wayne Street, Fort Wayne, IN.

Preferred Memorial to The Spiritual Wreath Fund at Trinity Episcopal Church.