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Donna R. Smith

February 15, 1934 September 1, 2018
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Obituary for Donna R. Smith

Donna R. Smith, 84, of Portage, Ohio passed away Saturday September 1, 2018. She was born February 15, 1934, daughter of the late Stanley and Goldie (Shinew) Hodgman. She married Richard Smith on December 5, 1952 and he survives in Portage.

She enjoyed camping, fishing and eating lunch in the park. Donna and her husband Richard were the owners and operators of the former Teddy Bear Lounge, which is today known as Brathaus in Bowling Green. In the mid-50's they began their rental business. Along with their rental business, they also housed numerous grad students from all over the world in their own home. In the early 70's they founded E&C Campground. She obtained her real estate license and worked as a real estate agent for Bivin’s Real Estate. Donna’s greatest joy in life came from the time she spent with her family.

Along with her husband of nearly 66 years, Richard, she is survived by her daughters Vickie (Jim) Konrad of Silver Springs, Nevada, Michelle “Shellie” (Ron) Sterling of Wayne, Ohio and Renea (Martin) Baer of Portage, Ohio, grandchildren Justin Betancourt, Aaron Betancourt, Christle Peter, Steven Sterling, Nathan Sterling, Tyler (Madeline) Baer, Michael Bear and Jacqueline Baer, and great-grandchildren Brayden, Eli, Presley, Damon, Dolan, Emma and Landen.

She was preceded in death by her brother Bob Hodgman and sister Virginia Joseph.

Her funeral service will be held on Thursday September 6, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Dunn Funeral Home, located in the Historical District of Bowling Green at 408 West Wooster St. Atonn Smeltzer will officiate. Interment will follow at Portage Cemetery in Portage, Ohio. Visitation will be held Thursday afternoon from 1:00 p.m. until the time of her funeral service at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

The Smith family would sincerely like to thank central joint, mid county ambulance, wood county sheriffs department, wood county hospital, all the nurses and doctors and home health agency’s that have assisted our family over the past several years.

To share an online condolence or fond memory with the Smith family please visit www.dunnfuneralhome.com


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Visitation

Thursday

6

Sep

1:00 PM 9/6/2018 1:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 9/6/2018 2:00:00 PM
DUNN FUNERAL HOME- Bowling Green Chapel

408 West Wooster Street
Bowling Green, OH 43402

DUNN FUNERAL HOME- Bowling Green Chapel
408 West Wooster Street Bowling Green 43402 OH
United States

Funeral Service

Thursday

6

Sep

2:00 PM 9/6/2018 2:00:00 PM
DUNN FUNERAL HOME- Bowling Green Chapel

408 West Wooster Street
Bowling Green, OH 43402

DUNN FUNERAL HOME- Bowling Green Chapel
408 West Wooster Street Bowling Green 43402 OH
United States
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