Donna J. Larsen, age 87, formerly of Adrian, died Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Bay City, MI. She was born in Huron South Dakota on November 17, 1930 to Effie (Nenaber) and Ben Pieper. She was raised in Lismore, Minnesota and after High School Graduation, she moved to Chicago, where she met her future husband. Dr. Frank L. Scharmach. They were married on June 25, 1955, they moved to Michigan and Dr. Scharmach had his practice in Pinconning until his passing in October 1970. Donna later married Alfred Larsen who predeceased her in death in 1978. Donna moved to Bay City in 1988 where she resided until her passing.
She enjoyed her flowers and keeping up her yard, politics and taking trips when she was able.
She is survived by her daughter, Jean Ann (Scharmach) LaFramboise, of Bay City, MI; several nieces and nephews of Minnesota and Florida; good friends, Arlene Lambert and Jan Jonas.
In addition to her parents and husbands she was predeceased by her sister Esther Rieder, Doris Lorang and brother Cliff Pieper all of Minnesota.
Funeral service will be held 3 pm Monday at the Dingmann Funeral Home, in Adrian, officiated by Monsignor Richard Colletti. Burial will be in the St. Anthony Cemetery in Lismore.