Donna Kay “Nonnie” Culver, age 81 of Metropolis, Illinois passed away at 4:34 am on Sunday, May 14, 2023 at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center with her family by her side.
Funeral services will be held at 12 noon on Thursday, May 18, 2023 at the Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home with Rev. David Deem and Natalie Harris officiating. Burial will follow in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Metropolis.
Donna was a school bus driver for B & S Bus Service and MAP Training Center. She then went to work at Western Baptist Hospital in Environmental Services until her retirement. She was a founding member of Lutheran Church of the Cross and enjoyed her weekly Bill’s BBQ Lunch Bunch. Donna loved bird watching, her home and most importantly, her family.
Donna leaves to cherish her memory two sons, Randy Harris and wife Teresa and Richard Culver and wife Lesley; grandchildren, Crystal Baird, Natalie Harris (Jennea), Slade Culver (Shelby), Celeigh Culver, and Candace Jones (Brad); great grandchildren, Blake Baird (Hannah), Alyssa “Sissy” Baird (Marky), Jenna Baird, Alayna “Laynee” Baird, Kynlee Harris, Saylor Jane Culver, Devin Heine, Lukus Herron, Jr., Colton Jones, and Cooper Jones; great-great granddaughter, Stella Heine; sister, Margaret Pogue (Dan); sister-in-law, Judy Kommer; best friend of 54 years, Kay Korte; several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, and friends.
Donna was preceded in death by her parents, Odis and Ruby (Laird) Kommer; husband, Charles Edwin Culver; grandson, Caden Culver and Lukus Herron; sisters, Virgie Dassing and Frances “Frankie” Marberry; brother, Lindell R. Kommer.
Visitation will be held from 10 am until 12 noon on Thursday, May 18th at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Randy Harris, Richard Culver, Crystal Baird, Slade Culver, Blake Baird and Natalie Harris.
Memorials may be made in Donna’s name to Brookport Fire and First Responders c/o Loftus-McManus Funeral Home P.O. Box 760, Metropolis, IL 62960.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.aikinsfarmer-millerfh.com
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