LaDonna Jean Andrews
LaDonna Jean Andrews
  • September 8, 1959 - September 6, 2017
  • Georgia

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LaDonna "Donna" Jean Andrews passed away at Tranquility Hospice Center of Austell on September 6th, at the age of 57, just two days shy of her 58th birthday.

Donna is predeceased by her parents, Burt and Rose Riffle.

Donna is survived by her husband, Barry, of 38 years. They were married in Rockton, IL on September 14th 1979. She is also survived by her sister Barb Sutherland, brother tom Riffle, sister Sharon Foster, brother David Riffle, brother Jim Riffle, and brother Joe Riffle.
Donna is lovingly remembered by her husband, her two sons (Matt and Nathan), their wives (Jennifer and Teda), and her seven grandchildren (Adelaide, David, Angela, Liberty, Isaac, Scarlet, and Penelope).

LaDonna was born in Rockford, IL on September 8th 1959. She graduated from Rockford High School in 1977 and went on to earn an AA degree from Florida College. She later earned her PHR certificate during her brief time working as a Human Resources Director. Donna was a homemaker most of her married life while raising her children, and again when her grandchildren came.
LaDonna enjoyed studying her Bible, singing, and organizing her home with her husband Barry. She will be remembered by her family and friends for her unwavering honesty, quick wit and fantastic sense of humor. Her grandchildren will recall her fondly for her loving tenderness, her funny walk, the countless games of bingo, and her readiness to provide them with an unending supply of treats. She was truly unique and will be missed by all who had the privilege to know her.

The visitation will be held at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home (2950 North Cobb Pkwy, NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152) on Saturday,September 16th at 11:00a.m. The memorial service will be held at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home on September 16th at 1:00p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Colon Cancer Alliance at