Donna M. Akerman, 86, passed away peacefully at her home in North Baltimore, OH, on Friday, October 13, 2017. She was born on March 8, 1931 to the late Chester and Weltha (Wilson) Hazelton. She married Bill L. Akerman on December 16, 1950, and they shared 60 years together until his passing on April 17, 2011.
Donna is survived by her daughters: Beverly Akerman, Ann Akerman and Laurie (Darryl) Newcomer, all of North Baltimore, Vicki (Robert) Bovlick of Wayne, Terri Akerman of Findlay and Kathy (James) Crocker of Napoleon; 10 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers: Dorsey Hazelton, Loras Hazelton and Elden Hazelton.
Donna’s family wish to especially thank Anna, Meg and Susan for their care and support.
Visitation will be held from 5:00-8:00 p.m., Monday, October 16, 2017, at SMITH-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, North Baltimore.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday in Maple Grove Cemetery, Findlay, with Chaplain Meg Knape officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Bridge Home Health and Hospice and/or a charity of the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be expressed at www.smithcrates.com.