Donna Dae Morts, 73, of Milford, passed away at 7:50 p.m. Monday, November 9, 2020, at Riverside Medical Center, in Kankakee.
Donna was born on May 15, 1947, in Watseka, the daughter of Donald and Eunice (Day) Eighner. She married Stephen Morts on July 7, 1968, in Watseka. He survives.
She is also survived by one son- Scott Morts of Milford; three grandchildren- Ethan, Emma and Evelyn Morts all of Milford; two brothers- Richard (Barb) Eighner of Watseka and David Eighner of Okeechobee, FL; one sister- Carolyn (Ron) Schomhe of Okeechobee, FL; mother-in-law-Marie Morts of Hoopeston; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Donna graduated from Sheldon High School, in 1965. After high school, she attended Weaver Airline School, in Kansas City, MO. She worked in airline reservations, in New York City, after airline school. Donna enjoyed crafting, gardening, flowers, taking care of her cats and spending time with her grandchildren.
Due to current Covid-19 health concerns, private family services will he held. She will be laid to rest in Sugar Creek Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Milford Swimming Pool or Milford Ambulance Service. The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home to assist them in honoring Donna’s life. Condolences may be shared with the family on her everlasting memorial page at: www.BlurtonFuneralHomes.com.
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