Donna Joyce (Naegele) Laaker, 81, of Dillsboro passed away Sunday, April 1, 2018 at her residence. Donna was born Wednesday, June 3, 1936 in Dillsboro, IN, the daughter of Lawrence and Myrtle (Green) Naegele, who preceded her in death. Donna was a former employee of Conn Organ at Madison, cared for a lot of children in the area, and was an Avon lady for many years. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church at Farmers Retreat, was a member of St. John’s Ladies and LWML; was a Pink Lady of the Dearborn County Hospital Auxiliary, and was a former 50+ member. She loved sewing, canning and decorating the house for holidays; was a collector of nut crackers, loved reading, working in her flower gardens, watching game shows and doing puzzles.Donna is survived by her husband, Virgil, son Mark (Connie) Laaker, daughter Debra (Michael) Holland all of Dillsboro; sisters Wanda (Charlie) Baker and Sharon Naegele also of Dillsboro; Grandchildren Chris and Bryan Holland, Johnathan (Erica) Laaker, Stephanie (Steve) Courter and David Laaker, and a host of friends.Funeral services will be 11AM Friday April 6, at Filter-DeVries-Moore Funeral Home with Rev. Garry Wickert and Charlie Baker officiating. Burial will follow in Oakdale Cemetery at Dillsboro. Visitation will be 5-7:30 Thursday April 5 at the funeral home. Dearborn County Hospital Auxiliary service will be at 7:30. Memorials may be given in her memory to St. John’s Lutheran Church, Trinity Lutheran Church or Oakdale Cemetery. Filter-DeVries-Moore entrusted with arrangements, 12887 Lenover St., Box 146 Dillsboro, Indiana 47018; (812)432-5480. Go to filterdevriesmoorefuneralhome to leave an online condolence message for the family.
Published on January 24, 2016 at 11:13 am Contact Paul: firstname.lastname@example.org | @pschweds Just committed to play at Syracuse University ️it’s a blessing to say I’m done with the recruiting process. #Cuse pic.twitter.com/DGGVb9w9BC— RISE⃣TO⃣ POWER (@RashadSmith24) January 24, 2016AdvertisementThis is placeholder textSmith was recruited as an outside linebacker, according to Scout.com. He joins Andrew Armstrong and Kenneth Ruff as linebackers in the Orange’s 2016 recruiting class. The Homestead (Florida) High School product is ranked with three stars and as the 135th best outside linebacker in the 2016 class, according to 247Sports.com’s composite rankings. Comments Related Stories Syracuse football recruiting: Class of 2016 linebacker Kenneth Ruff flips pledge to SyracuseClass of 2016 LB commit Andrew Armstrong on Syracuse: ‘I just fell in love with it from the start’Syracuse football recruiting: 2016 safety Evan Foster chooses SU after decommitting from Bowling GreenSyracuse football recruiting: Jaquwan Nelson becomes 3rd defensive end in 2016 classSyracuse football recruiting: Defensive tackle McKinley Williams becomes 17th member of 2016 class Class of 2016 safety/outside linebacker Rashad Smith flipped his commitment from Florida Atlantic to Syracuse, he announced in a tweet Sunday morning. Smith is now the 20th member of SU’s 2016 recruiting class with a week and a half until National Signing Day on Feb. 3.Smith chose the Orange while on his official visit and is the sixth player to commit to Syracuse in the past 24 hours. He is the eighth player in the class from Florida. Facebook Twitter Google+