Donna R. McWhirter, 80, of Hempfield Township, Greenville, passed away Tuesday (Jan. 23, 2018).
She was born in Mercer on Oct. 11, 1937, to Herman Walter Cozad and Martha Lucille (McDougall) Cozad.
She was a 1955 graduate of Mercer High School and attended Grove City College until her marriage on Dec. 30, 1957.
She was a member and past president of the Greenville Hospital Auxiliary and had served as the chairperson of the Auxiliary Ball.
Donna was an avid golfer, reader of history, gardener, and bridge and gin player. She loved cooking, dancing, traveling, politics, and of course Pitt football.
More than anything, Donna was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother who was adored by her family and friends.
She is survived by: her husband, Dr. William McWhirter; her daughter, Cynthia Hughes and her husband Brian of Houston; her son, David McWhirter of Los Angeles; and grandchildren, Alexandra, Blake, and Patrick Hughes.
The family would like to thank Chuck Stafford, Lovina Swartzentruber, the Joshua Lentz family, and all of their friends for the wonderful support.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's, 339 E. Jamestown Road, Greenville, PA 16125 or to the charity of the donor's choice.
Donna R., 80, of Hempfield Township, Greenville.
Service: 4 p.m. Monday (1-29-18) in First Presbyterian Church, Greenville, with Rev. David A. Dobi, pastor of the church, officiating.
Calling hours: Immediately following the service. Family asks all in attendance to join with them for a reception in Calvin Hall of the church.
Visitors are welcome to sign the online guest book at www.loutzenhiserfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by LOUTZENHISER-JORDAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES INC., 366-368 S. Main St. Greenville.
Published on January 25, 2018