Donna G. (Bishop) Ozier, 71, of New Athens, IL, born June 26, 1941 in Charleston, IL, died Monday, January 14, 2013 at Red Bud Regional Hospital in Red Bud, IL. Mrs. Ozier was a homemaker, a member of United Methodist Church in New Athens, IL and also VFW Post #7710 Ladies’ Auxiliary in New Athens, IL.. Donna was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother. She loved her church, crafts and crocheting and her dog “Minnie”.
Mrs. Ozier was preceded in death by her parents; Keith G. and Mary E. (Rice) Bishop,.
She is survived by her husband, James R. Ozier of New Athens, IL, whom she married on August 23, 1964 in Greenup, IL, her 3 children John J. (LeAnn) Ozier of New Athens, IL, Todd J. (Pamela) Ozier of Waterloo, IL and Lora R. (Jeremy) Schmittling of Smithton, IL; her 4 grandchildren; Rachael and Nicholas Ozier and Briley and Bryce Schmittling, and her half-brother, Robert Jones of Effingham, IL
Memorials may be made to New Athens United Methodist Church Benevolence Fund.
Visitation: Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL and from 9 to 10 a.m. on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the United Methodist Church in New Athens, IL.
Funeral: Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the United Methodist Church in New Athens, IL. with Rev. Ron Chase officiating. Interment will be at Oakridge Cemetery in New Athens, IL