Donna J. Deter

March 21, 1954 - March 13, 2016

03/21/1954 - 03/13/2016

Past Services

Visitation
Wednesday March 16, 2016
Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home
204 West Main Street
St. Clairsville, OH 43950
740-695-0475 | Directions
Service
Thursday March 17, 2016
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home
204 West Main Street
St. Clairsville, OH 43950
740-695-0475 | Directions
Cemetery
Thursday March 17, 2016
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Union Cemetery
211 Maple Ave.
St. Clairsville, OH 43950
740-685-1260 | Directions

Donna J. Deter, 61, of Fairpoint, OH died Sunday, March 13, 2016 at her home. She was born March 21, 1954 in Bellaire, OH a daughter of the late Everett Adams and Mary Patch Adams-Bell.
Donna was a retired employee of Tomorrow’s Corner and was a contract mail carrier for the US Postal Service for 10 years. She attended the East Richland Evangelical Friends Church and was active in the Relay for Life.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her step-father, Richard “Dick” Bell; a brother, Guy “Butch” Adams.
Surviving are her husband, William “Bill” Deter, Jr. of Fairpoint; a daughter, Stacy (Joe) Gray of Fairpoint; sons, Michael (Rebecca Smith) Russell of Waynesburg, PA., Todd (Rachelle Jones) Russell of Mechanicsburg, VA; a sister, Gloria (Dave) Seevers of Blaine, OH; brothers, Fred (Kathleen) Adams of Richmond,VA., Charles “Chip” (Sarah) Eidson of Providence Forge, VA., Richard “Bo” Bell of Lanexa, VA; eight grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received Wednesday from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory 204 West Main Street St. Clairsville, OH where funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 am with Rev. Jerry Wenger officiating. Burial will follow in Union Cemetery, St. Clairsville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Tomorrow’s Corner or Liza’s Place of Valley Hospice.
Share your thoughts and memories of Donna with her family at www.beckaltmeyer.com

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Peggy (Davis) Swearingen
6 years ago

I am so sorry to hear of this sweet lady’s passing. I had known Donna since third grade. My prayers are with the entire family.

Nancy Sue McCardle
6 years ago

I owe you more than you could ever know Donna. If it wasn’t for you I wouldn’t be here today! You’ve been a second mom to me my entire life and will miss you so much. So many wonderful memories! Thanks for being their for mom all these years as well. You are truly one of a kindest and most one of the most genuine people I have ever met. You will be sadly missed!
Love you always!!
Till we meet again….

Cheryl D.
6 years ago

I am sorry for your loss. Words cannot express the pain felt when a loved one passes away. My prayer is that you may find comfort in the Bible. Psalm 46:1 says: “God is our refuge and strength, a help that is readily found in times of distress.”

Paula Ginther
6 years ago

Fond memories of Donna will never fade. Thank you for your friendship and service on earth. Heaven has found a very special lady to help carry on much needed work, and Angel Donna will give her all.

Antigone Kostiuk
6 years ago

So very sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family now and always. May Donna’s be eternal.
Antigone Kostiuk (Spanoudakis)

Linda Link
6 years ago

It breaks my heart to see such a beautiful person who has so much to give to friends, family, and strangers leave this earth. She is now living among the Angels

Linda Link
6 years ago

It breaks my heart to see such a beautiful person who has so much to give to friends, family, and strangers leave this earth. She is truly living among the Angels now.

Jade Kyer
6 years ago

Donna…. My best friends mother and like a mother to me… helped me and watched me grow into the woman I am today. .. She will always be in my heart and never forgotten. .. I know she is with the Lord and in the better peaceful place of her life. .. and she will always be around in times of need… Stacy and Bill, I love you and am keeping you and the whole family in my prayers…

Robin Rielly
6 years ago

The most awesome, positive person I have ever met! You make me strive to be a better person! Love you, forever!

Nancy McFarland
6 years ago

My friend of 40 years I’ll miss you horribly for the rest of my life. I know that you will be there for me when I go. And when we meet again let’s hope that we aren’t thrown out of there also. I will miss you 4-ever. I LOVE YOU