Donna Jean Becraft

Donna Jean Becraft

Donna Jean Becraft, 85, of Rushville, passed away Dec. 15, 2015. Donna was born Feb. 9, 1930, in Rush County, to the late Charles and Freda (Ryckman) Denton.

A 1948 graduate of Rushville High, she married Ralph E. Becraft April 2, 1949, he survives. Donna worked for the law office of Badell-Wilson. Donna was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, serving as a lay minister and an organizer of The St. Vincent DePaul Society.

In addition to her husband, left to cherish her memory are her children, James of Seattle, John (Sandra), Shelbyville, Christopher (Lisa), Dallas, Kathy Williams, Muncie and Joanna (Mrs. Walter) Brown, Greenfield; sister, Gloria Bunch; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her son, William Becraft, daughter, Jean Bussburg; two infant children and one sister.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 18, 2015, at Todd Funeral Centre & Crematory. A rosary service will take place Friday at 4. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Rushville with Rev. Jeremy Gries officiating. Burial will follow at Rushville’s Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary Catholic Church, 512 N Perkins St, Rushville, IN 46173, the church’s St. Vincent DePaul Society or to AIDS United, 1424 K Street, NW Suite 200, Washington DC 20005.

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