Morningstar, Donna

October 1, 1946 ~ April 20, 2023

MORNINGSTAR, Donna Jean – Age 76, passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2023 at Fiddick’s Nursing Home. Beloved mother of Lee-Anne (Darren) Munro and Jennifer (Glen) Doxtator. Cherished grandmother of Brock (Taylor), Jessica (Parker), Joshua, Justin, Hollie (Evan), Kolbe, Emily, Sam and great-grandmother to Asher, Sterling and Baaz. Dear sister of Susan (John) Stinson, Lawrence (Shelley) Lovegrove and Marg (Randy) Hull. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Deeply missed by her friend Debbie Beckerton. Predeceased by her parents Cecil and Pearl Lovegrove.

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden on Monday, April 24, 2023 from 6:00 to 8:00pm.

Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, April 25, 2023 at 11:00am from the funeral home. Interment to follow at Hillsdale Cemetery.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Alzheimer Society or Canadian Cancer Society (cheques only).


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  1. To all of Donna’s family, You are in my thoughts and prayers. Donna was always a lovely lady with a beautiful smile who always had time to chat over the years. Hugs to you all. Donna will be missed.
    Judy and Rob Moore

  2. Jennifer, Glen and family,
    My deepest sympathies Jen. May your mom rest in peace.
    Denise Lachance

  3. Lee-Anne, Jennifer and family,
    Donna was a loyal and genuine friend. We will always remember her kindness and hospitality.
    Sincerely, Jane & Mike Young

  4. Dear Lee-Anne,

    We deeply saddened to hear of the passing of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your family during this time of sorrow.

  5. My prayers of comfort and strength are with all of you in Donna Jean’s family during the coming days and weeks.
    It has been a very long time since i worked with Donna Jean at Bell. I have fond memories of her during that time when we all were so very young.. May your many happy memories give you comfort. May the promises we can trust in, give you comfort to know, we will all be together again when it is our time.
    Susan Miller

  6. My Sympathy and Prayers are with you at this time ,
    donna Jean was a veryspecil person,so kind and gentle.
    She will surely be missed by allwho knew her
    Love Aunt Pat(Muriel Toman)

  7. So sorry for your loss. Our condolences to the family and friends. Grew up with the Lovegroves on Ignatiefna St. and West St. May the memories give you comfort.

  8. So sorry to hear about her passing. DJ was my referral rep when I trained for the business group in Sarnia. I had the pleasure of hosting a baby shower for her. Later when she moved to London it was a pleasure to work with her again . We relied on her knowledge particularly in 800 services. I remember moving her into her house and later when she retired penning the words to our version of Donna as a surprise for her .

  9. Our deepest sympathy and condolences to the Morningstar, Stinson, Lovegrove and Hill families
    Dave and Mary Steadman

  10. Lawrence, Sue, Marg and family, so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you during this very sad time.
    Gary and Linda Bell

  11. I was sorry to hear of Donna Jeans’s passing. We took turns driving to work when she was at Bell in Sarnia. I remember many good chats on our trips back and forth. She was very proud of her girls and a lovely person. Sending my sympathy to her family.

  12. I am so sorry to read Donna Jean’s passing. She was a wonderful person.I knew DJ from Bell in Sarnia and London. She will be missed and always remembered. My best to her family.

  13. Lee Anne, Jennifer and families;
    We were so sorry to hear of Donna Jean’s passing. We will be keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.
    The Rops/Walsh family

  14. DJ was a friend for over 50 years. She was a very special person. For most of our friendship we lived far apart but always kept in touch. Her family is in my thoughts and prayers.
    Lee Johnston

  15. Condolences to the entire family. I worked with Donna-Jean in my last position before leaving Bell. She was so wonderful and caring. Matt she rest in peace.

  16. Lee-Anne and family, my sincerest condolences to you in the loss of Donna. I had the pleasure of knowing her for many years through Hogan pharmacy and she was such a sweet lady! Always a smile and time for a chat. She will be missed by many.

  17. Sending my sympathies and prayers to the Morningstar and Lovegrove families at this sad time.

  18. To all of Donna’s family, So sad, thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

    Dianne McLean

  19. Our sincere condolences Lee-Anne & family on the passing of your mom/grandma our condolences to the extended family with the loss of your sister/aunt May you all find peace in the days ahead
    Doug Wendy & family

  20. Condolences to the family. Donna was a lovely person and she so loved her family. I had the pleasure of sitting with her and her lovely photo book. She got so excited when showing her family off. Blessings to you all. Kathi Vandenheuvel and Gloria Norris (Fairbanks resident)

  21. Please accept our condolence on the passing of Donna , treasure your memories
    Rick & Gayle Tremblay

  22. Sympathy goes to all Donna’s Family . She was a sweet lady and will be missed by everyone . Thinking of you all at this difficult time , Love Always Maureen Bailey and Family xoxo