PRINCEVILLE — Jerry W. Donsbach, 58, of Princeville, died Sunday (Dec. 18, 2005) at Danville VA Hospital, Danville.
He was born Aug. 11, 1947, in Peoria, the son of Carl John "Cork" and Estelle Ida Hoene.
Surviving are his father of Princeville; one son, Todd Donsbach, Florida; one daughter, Rickey Donsbach, Peoria; two granddaughters, Mikayla Walker and Katrina Donsbach;three brothers, Ken (Diana) Donsbach and Don (Patti) Donsbach, both of Normal, and Marv (Linda) Donsbach, Princeville; and two sisters, Diann (Rick) Bush and Cheryl O'Neill, both of Wyoming.
His mother preceded him in death.
He was a Vietnam Army veteran.He worked as a farm hand for Bob Shane for many years.
Cremation rites have been accorded. Mass at 9 a.m. Sunday will be offered for the repose of the soul of Jerry Donsbach at St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church, Princeville. A memorial Mass will be at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice, the American Cancer Society or Children's Hospital of Illinois.
Hammitt-Hott Funeral Home, Princeville, is in charge of arrangements.