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Donna J. Plank

January 30, 2020

Obituary

Donna Jean Plank, Age 84, of Romulus, MI passed away January 30, 2020 in her home.

Donna was born in Detroit, MI to Jacob Garner Patton and Mildred Henrietta Patton on May 10, 1935.

Donna enjoyed her family, crocheting, quilting, crafts and needlepoint. She enjoyed playing cards with kids and grandkids. She also loved watching her birds, Tiger baseball and the Cash Cab.

Donna was named “Mother of the Year” in May 1989 by the Romulus Roman.

Donna devoted her life to raising her children and providing a safe, healthy and clean home for all 12 of them.

Donna is survived by her children: Valerie (Thomas) Haynes, Lawrence (Patricia) Plank, Karen (William) Toner, Donald (Mary Jo) Plank, Craig (Regina) Plank, Carol (Ken) Smith, Patricia (Steward) Wenino; 29 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; 1 son-in-law David Nelson; 1 sister Carol Moore; 2 brothers, Loren Patton and Dennis Patton; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 31 years, Robert Plank, her sons Earl Wayne Plank, Michael Anthony Plank; her daughters Mary June Plank, Gwendolyn Lee Smith, Marilyn Kay Nelson; and one brother Dene Patton.

 

*In Lieu of flowers, please make donation to St. Jude Children's Hospital (link listed below)*

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
February 6, 2020

11:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Husband Family Funeral Home
2401 S. Wayne Rd.
Westland, Michigan 48186

Family Hour
Friday
February 7, 2020

10:00 AM
Husband Family Funeral Home
2401 S. Wayne Rd.
Westland, Michigan 48186

Funeral Service
Friday
February 7, 2020

11:00 AM
Husband Family Funeral Home
2401 S. Wayne Rd.
Westland, Michigan 48186

Interment

Romulus Memorial Cemetery
10202 Shook Rd.
Romulus, MI 48174

Donations

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856
Web: http://www.stjude.org/

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