Donna L. Salyard Obituary

Lane Family Funeral Homes
Donna L. Salyard, Niles, Ohio - obit
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NILES, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Donna L. (Foulke) Salyard, 90, passed away Sunday morning, April 7, 2019 at Shepherd of the Valley in Niles. 

Donna was born on January 28, 1929 in Youngstown, Ohio, a daughter of the late Charles and Lyda (Williams) Foulke. 

She was a 1948 graduate of South High School.

Shortly after high school she married the love of her life, William Salyard, on October 22, 1948 and started their family. 

She enjoyed working on word search puzzles, taking pictures of her family and friends, going shopping, watching football and baseball; especially the Cleveland Indians and actively made crafts for Shepherd of the Valley’s annual craft show.

Donna will be deeply missed by her loving children, Kenneth Salyard, Saundra (Dennis) Bumann and Shirley (Bill) Murphy; grandchildren, Erica Murphy, Jessica (Larry) Patterson, Justin Murphy, Timothy (Michelle) Salyard, Allison (Dustin) Behrendsen, Carrie (Mike) Landon, Gregory (Jessica) Bumann, Raymond (Stacie) Salyard, Jr., Julie Salyard, Brian Salyard, Tony (Jennifer) Salyard and Shane (Jennifer) Salyard; 17 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 57 years, William Salyard, who passed away on April 22, 2006; her son, Raymond Salyard, Sr.; four brothers, eight sisters and one great-great-grandchild. 

Family may visit from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 14, 2019 at Lane Family Funeral Homes, 415 Robbins Avenue in Niles, with funeral services to follow at 4:00 p.m. 

Burial will take place at Greenhaven Memorial Park in Canfield. 

The family would like to thank the staff at Shepherd of the Valley in Niles for their continued care and support for the past ten years. 

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