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Donna Risbin

November 8, 2012
Weirton Daily Times

RISBIN, Donna, 81, of Weirton, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2012, in the Life Line Hospital, Wintersville, OH. Born September 22, 1931, in Deep Valley, PA, she was a daughter of the late James and Nell Waters Burge.

She was also preceded in death by her husband George M. Risbin in 1968; her fiance, John R. Ramser Sr.; brothers, Franklin and James Burge; and sisters, Virginia Carmen, Zella Kennedy and Betty Mason.

From 1976 until 2010, Donna co-owned and managed the Plaza Theater in Weirton. She also worked in the Dietary Department of Weirton Medical Center, as well as the Weirton Daily Times, where she inserted advertising into the newspapers.

She is survived by her daughter, Georgianna Champ and her husband, Terry of Weirton; grandchildren, Courtney and Cassidy Champ and Raeylnn Ingram; sister, Rhea Cain of Kentucky.

Visitation will be held Thursday 4-8 p.m. at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, WV, where funeral service will be celebrated 11 a.m. Friday. Interment will follow in Highland Hills Memorial Gardens, Follansbee, WV.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hancock County Animal Shelter, P. O. Box 508, New Manchester, WV 26056.

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