Donna Pearl Gern, 87
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Donna Pearl Gern, 87 of Ashland passed away on December 16, 2020 in University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center.
She was born on July 9, 1933 in Ashland County, the daughter of the late Eli and Vertie (nee Thompson) Eagle.
Donna has lived in Ashland County all of her life. She married the love of her life, Frank B. Gern III.
She retired Abbott Laboratories after many years of service. Donna was also employed part-time at Walmart.
Donna is survived by one daughter, Wendy Jean Getz of Ashland; two grandsons, David (Jessica) Getz of Canton, Evan Getz of Ashland; one granddaughter, Dawn Getz of Ashland; and three great grandchildren, Bryson, Carly, and Hannah.
In addition to her parents, Donna is preceded in death by her husband, Frank B. Gern III who passed away on March 8, 1986.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. in the Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home with Bishop Spencer Larson officiating. Interment will be in the Nova Cemetery. Friends may call one hour prior to the service from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Online condolences may be shared on the funeral home’s website at denbowfh.com.
Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home & Crematory is handling the arrangements.