Dona Wadding, 81, of Findlay, peacefully passed away on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at the Birchaven Village. She was born in Stigler, Oklahoma on February 3, 1937 to the late Taze C. and Velma A. (Bryant) Merriman. Dona was also preceded in death by sisters, Ilene Roupe, Fran Stacey and husband Jess; brother, Charley Merriman “T.C.”; and sister-in-law, Linda Merriman. Surviving are her children, Bryan K. Wadding II of Aliquippa, PA, Russell (Siniva)Wadding and Craig Wadding, both of Findlay; daughters, Valerie (Ray) Smith of Aliquippa, PA and Sharon (Eric) Ott of Reynoldsburg, OH; grandchildren, Raymond, Randy, Maranda, Ryan, Andrew, Jake, Jason, Jace, Tino, Romeo, Isaac, and Josephine; great-grandchildren, Benjamin, Joshua, Lily, and Tiana; sister-in-law, Pamela Ann McCamant of Carlsbad, New Mexico; and many nieces and nephews.
Dona was a devoted Jehovah witness who loved spending time with her grandchildren. She also enjoyed crafting and sewing.
There will be no formal visitation or service. HUFFORD FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 1500 Manor Hill Rd, Findlay (419-422-1500) has been entrusted with the arrangements. Memorial contributions in Dona’s name may be made to Birchaven Village, Aspen/Birch Alzheimers Association.