Donna Jean (Conrad) Machurick, 87, passed away Friday, March 30

Donna Jean (Conrad) Machurick, 87, of St. Joseph, Michigan was called home to the presence of the Lord early in the morning on Friday, March 30, 2018. Donna passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family.

While saddened by her departure, the family takes solace in knowing her as a strong woman of faith. A celebration of life service will be held on Monday, April 2, 2018 at 12:00 noon at Starks and Menchinger Chapel, 2650 Niles Road, St. Joseph, Michigan. Father Ben Huynh of SS. John and Bernard Parish will be officiating. A private burial at Riverview Cemetery will follow the service.

Donna was born December 1, 1930 in Kalamazoo, MI to Donald Conrad and Elizabeth Dykstra. Donna resided in both Kalamazoo and Stevensville throughout her lifetime and worked several positions in the printing industry. She shared a thirty-one year union of Marriage with Roman Machurick.

Donna enjoyed watching tv, enjoying the outdoors from her porch, and keeping up on the lives of her children and grandchildren. Donna is survived by her sister Joyce Skinner of Parchment, MI, daughters Mary (Richard) Bard of Sears, MI,  Sandra Schaefer of Battle Creek, MI, Diana Schmaltz of St. Joseph, MI and LuAnn (Mark) Nicol of Austin, TX, grandchildren Monica, Kirsten, Brandon, Dawn, Raschel, Kristi, Derek, Laura, Stephen, Tami and Kerri.

Donna is preceded in death by her parents, sister June, brother Donald, twin children, daughter Tamie Machurick & son Tonie Machurick, brother-in-law Wayne Skinner, son-in-law William Schaefer, granddaughter Darcie Vugrinovich and grandson Chad Bard.

The family extends a warm thank you to Great Lakes Hospice and Home Sweet Home for all of their support given to Donna during the final moments of her life.

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