Donna Balenger

ESCANABA – Donna Balenger, 76, formerly of Gladstone, passed away peacefully Monday morning, Jan. 6, 2014, at her home in Escanaba with her family by her side.

Donna’s family will receive friends on Friday from noon to 5:30 p.m. at the Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone. Funeral services to celebrate the life of Donna Balenger will follow visiting hours, at 5:30 p.m. on Friday at the Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone with Rev. Fr. Jamie Ziminski of the All Saints Church officiating. Luncheon gathering will follow at the Dale Thomas Center in Rapid River.

Donna’s entire obituary and photo will be forthcoming in the Thursday edition of the Daily Press.

The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta County are assisting Donna’s family with arrangements.

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