Donna M. Carey, 89, passed away on June 6, 2019 in St. Augustine, FL.
She was born May 3, 1930 in Beloit, WI, the daughter of Samuel R. and Vesta V. (Mitchell) Luchsinger. Donna was a 1948 graduate of Beloit High School. She married Gene E. Lancaster on November 24, 1948 in Beloit, WI. He preceded her in death on September 24, 1969. She later married Joseph T. Carey on March 22, 1975. He preceded her in death on December 12, 1989.
Donna was formerly employed by Wisconsin Power & Light, Beloit Cablevision, Hansen Law Firm, and Collins & Henderson Law Firm, retiring in 2013. She was a longtime, active member of Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church and enjoyed reading at services. Over her lifetime, Donna enjoyed bowling, golf and bridge.
Survivors include her sons, David (Christi) Lancaster and Mark Lancaster; daughters, Kathy Mischka, Jane (David) LeCompte and Lynn (John) Klein; nine grandchildren; and 23 great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her infant twins Francis and Francine Lancaster, parents, step father Richard F. Luedtke, sisters and brothers-in-law Nona (Gene) Houck and Carol (James) Thiede, step brothers, Chuck (Margaret) Luedtke and Gene (Peg) Luedtke and a grandson Dane Lasley.
Funeral Mass of Christian Burial for Donna will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 14, 2019 at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church, 2222 Shopiere Road, Beloit, WI, with Fr. Michael Resop officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation of remembrance will be from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. Friday in the church. Daley Murphy Wisch & Associates Funeral Home and Crematorium, 2355 Cranston Road, Beloit, WI, assisted the family with arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.daleymurphywisch.com