Donna Jean King

Donna Jean King, 69, of La Porte, passed away on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at her home, surrounded by her family.


Donna was born on October 8, 1951 in Michigan City, IN, to Alvina (Lauer) Korner.


On August 1, 2008 in Redding, CA, she married Roy W. King, who survives. Also surviving are her mother, Alvina Korner; children, James R. Sobecki of Michigan City, Jasen M. Sobecki of Hanna, Cameron M. King of La Porte, Jessica Blakley of Columbus, GA, Roy W. King III of Columbus, GA, and Darren King of MS; stepdaughter, Angel Moon of OH; 11 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; siblings, Terry, Eugene, and Debra; her favorite son, Ozzie the dog; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded by her son, Buzz Sobecki and stepfather, James Korner.


Donna was a LPN for 38 years in CA and IN. She retired in February 2009. Donna enjoyed yard sales, estate sales, and operas.


A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, September 20, 2021 at Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center with Pastor Joe Zigler officiating. Burial will follow at St. Stanislaus Cemetery. A time of visitation will be held from 4 - 6 p.m. on Sunday, September 19, 2021 at Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center and from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday at the funeral home.


Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 130 Red Coach Dr., Mishawaka, IN 46545. Condolences may be shared with the family on

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