BULLARD TOWNSHIP - Donovan Schmipp, age 75, died Wednesday morning, Jan. 24, 2007, at his home in Bullard Township. Services are Saturday, Jan. 27, at 2 p.m. at the Thomastown Covenant Church. Visitation will be Friday from 5-7 p.m. at the Brenny Funeral Home in Staples and one hour prior to the service at church. Burial will be in the Thomastown Covenant Church Cemetery.
Donovan is survived by his wife of 50 years, Ardis; children, Annette (Rex) Wright and Doug (Deanne) Schmipp; 10 grandchildren; mother, Mayme; four brothers; three sisters; several cousins; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Debra Lynn; and his father, Andrew "Buck."
Arrangements are entrusted to the Brenny Funeral Home of Staples.
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