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DOWNEY – Donna Caroline Dorn, of South Gate, passed away peacefully on Dec. 28.
She was 85, born 1926 in Elrod South Dakota and relocated to Long Beach in 1941. She graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in Long Beach.
She met, fell in love and married her late husband Lester Dorn in 1945.
She is survived by her two children, Jo Lynn and Randy, two sisters Jeanette and Judy, brother Robert, and five grandsons Gregory, Bryan, Steven, Brandon and Tyler, as well as great-grandsons Nicholas and Matthew.
Donna was well known throughout the community as the owner of Donna’s Dry Cleaners located in Downey. Her grandson Gregory has assumed the daily operations of the business.
Published: January 5, 2012 – Volume 10 – Issue 38