Donna Jean Blume


OREGON – Donna Jean Blume, 79, of Oregon, passed away on Dec. 5, 2021. Donna was born on September 5, 1942 in Chana, to Francis and Mary (Gilroy) Zell. She worked as a bartender at the VFW in Oregon for 14 years. She enjoyed Harness Racing for 20 years, as well as enjoyed Nascar. The thing she loved most was spending time and watching her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Donna is survived by her husband, Larry; 3 children, Sue (Scott) Blumeyer of Oregon, Gary (Kathy) Blume of Oregon and Duane (Sandra) Blume of Oregon; 7 grandchildren, Austin, Sara, Amanda, Rachel, Tyler, Kevin and Kendall; 7 great grandchildren, Karter, Khloe, Adalynn, Kasson, Esther, Lucy and Karecey; As well as 1 sister, Doris Danekas.

She is preceded in death by her parents; 3 brothers, Dennis Zell, David Zell and Harold Coffman; As well as 1 brother-in-law, Dick Danekas.

A private graveside service will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Beverage-Lyons Family Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at