Donna Kay Siders, 69

Donna Kay Siders, 69, of Wabash, died at 9:18 a.m., Wednesday, March 2, 2022, at Parkview Health Randallia in Fort Wayne. 

She was born on June 7, 1952, in Frankfort, to James W. and Marcella (Waggoner) Swan.

Donna was a 1970 graduate of Eastbrook High School and attended Marion College in Marion, for two years.

She married Daniel W. Siders Sr. in Marion on June 11, 1972.

Donna was co-owner, along with her husband, of C/S Printing in Wabash from 1977 until 2015. Donna was a member of the Wabash Church of the Nazarene, and a longtime member of the Wabash Kiwanis Club, where she was the first female president and held several other positions. She enjoyed scrapbooking, needlework, and sewing. Donna also enjoyed traveling on their motorcycle and flower gardening, but her passion was spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Daniel W. Siders, Sr. of Wabash; four children, Daniel W. (Tonya) Siders Jr. of Louisville, Ky., Darin A. (Phuong) Siders of Pound Ridge, N.Y., Deanna R. (Jason) Azbell of Wabash, Darcia K. (Gabe) Bair of Titusville, Fla.; 11 grandchildren, Amaya (Ryan) Wright of Louisville, Nathanial Azbell and Tayte Azbell, both of Wabash, Jack Siders of Stanford, Conn., Max Siders and Lily Siders, both of Pound Ridge,  Paxton Bair, Charlie Bair, and Kayzlynn Bair, all of Titusville, Austin Nelson of Fairmount, and Craig Nelson of Jeffersonville; two great-grandchildren, Jerzie Nelson and Jazlynn Powell, both of Lebanon; her mother, Marcella Swan of Marion; two brothers, James (Cindy) Swan of St. Petersburg, Fla., and David (Kambi) Swan of Statesville, N.C.; and her sister, Carolyn (Michael) Swan-Mere of Marion.

She was preceded in death by her father, James W. Swan.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 8, 2022, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with Pastor Kirk Johnson and Pastor Kevin Stirratt officiating. Entombment will be in Chapel of Remembrance Mausoleum at Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 4-8 pm Monday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are Helping Hands or Wabash Church of the Nazarene.

The memorial guest book for Donna may be signed at

Posted on 2022 Mar 03