Donna Jean Hornberg

Written by Theresa Rose on August 31, 2015

Donna Jean Hornberg, 76, of Keosauqua died at 4:43 P.M. Sunday August 30, 2015 at Van Buren County Hospital, Keosauqua. She was born August 28, 1939 at Farmington to Frank M. and Veda Maxine Lenz Cox and married James Hornberg December 26, 1957 in Memphis, MO. He died September 29, 1969.

Donna graduated from Middletown High School, worked 5 years at Hotel Manning, 17 years at Barker Wire and 17 years at Van Buren County Hospital, all in Keosauqua, retiring January 25, 1999. She was a member of Keosauqua Congregational Church and more recently had attended Keosauqua Christian Church.

Surviving are a daughter, Melodie Ann Kirchner of Sunrise Beach, MO, two sons, Dale M. Hornberg (Kim) of Birmingham and Donnie E. Hornberg of Keosauqua, five grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, a brother-in-law, Bob King of Little Rock, AR, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Marjorie Barns and Maxine King, a brother, Frank Cox Jr., special friend, Lawrence Westhoff, a son-in-law, Randy Kirchner and brother-in-law, Fallie Barnes.

Funeral Services will be at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday September 2, 2015 at Pedrick Funeral Home, Keosauqua with Pastor Dave Barrett officiating. Visitation with family will be 1-2 P.M. Wednesday prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be in Fellows Cemetery, Keosauqua. Gifts to a memorial to be designated later by the family may be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family at 16619 Lick Creek Road, Birmingham, IA 52535