Eldonna M. Kime (1938 — 2020)

Eldonna M. Kime, 82, of Defiance, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, at CHP Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center.

She was born on Jan. 22, 1938, to Eldon and Lavern (Hein) Luger in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In 1962 she married Richard Kime, who preceded her in death in 2006.

Eldonna was a member of The Defiance Art Club. Her many hobbies included painting, gardening, bird watching, nature and being outdoors. She enjoyed swimming at the YMCA and having coffee with her friends.

Eldonna is survived by her daughter, Catherine (Dave) Fedderke of Defiance; her son, Richard Kime of Daytona Beach, Florida; her granddaughter, Bailey; and her sister, Vernie (Doug) McIntyre of Minnesota.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Richard Kime.

Visitation will be held from 2-6 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, at Schaffer Funeral Home South, Lawson/Roessner Chapel, 1753 S. Clinton St. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, at Schaffer Funeral Home South, with Celebrant Deb Miller officiating. Burial will follow the service at Evansport Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to CHP Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center or to a charity of the donor’s choice. Online condolences can be given at www.Schafferfh.com.

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