Donna R. Stephens, 91, of Rushville, Ill. passed away at 9:20 a.m. Thursday, July 5, 2018, at her home. She was born on July 12, 1926 at Rushville, Ill.. She was a daughter of the late Daniel and Edna Walker Dace. She married Harold E. Stephens on July 14, 1944 in Rushville. He survives along with (1) son, William T. Stephens and spouse Diana of Macomb, Ill., (2) daughters, Nancy J. Stephens and spouse Constance Sanders of Scottsdale, AZ, Julie Dace Murray and spouse Susan Murray  of  Rollo, MO, (4) grandchildren, Michael Stephens and spouse Dana, Jennifer Stephens, Jack Murray, Dace Murray, (3) great grandsons, Dirk, Jake and Carter Stephens (1) brother, Charles Dace of Rushville, Ill.. She was preceded in death by (2) sisters, Marjorie Bigham and Elizabeth Forman. Donna was a graduate of Rushville High School with the class of 1944 and graduated from Western Illinois University in 1973. She taught school in Rushville until retirement in 1986. She was a member of the Rushville First Presbyterian Church and the Rushville Retired Teachers Association. She was an avid bridge player. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at Rushville First Presbyterian Church with Mr. David Haney officiating. Inurnment will follow in Rushville City Cemetery. There will be no visitation. In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to the First Presbyterian Church. Private condolences and expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.worthingtonfh.com