Born: October 23, 1957
Died: January 18, 2014
Donna Elaine Biggs, 56, of Springfield, formerly of Peoria, passed away Saturday, January 18, 2014 at St. John’s Hospice with her family by her side. Donna was born October 23, 1957 in Peoria to Arthur and Elaine Thomas Biggs. She was preceded in death by her father, Arthur and brother, Edmund. She worked for Foster and Gallagher for 10 years and most recently for Cardinal Health, Inc. in Springfield, until being disabled by a stroke. Donna loved watching classic movies, doing cross-stitch and crossword puzzles. Christmas was Donna’s favorite holiday, and if she could have had her way, her home would have been decorated 365 days a year!
Donna will be greatly missed by her mother, Elaine Biggs of Chatham; brothers Arthur (Stacie) Biggs of Chatham, David (Lori) Biggs of Princeton, IL, Ryan (Daisy) Biggs of Jacksonville, FL; sister, Diane (Randy) Weaver of Peoria; sister-in-law, Cate Biggs of Peoria, IL; her uncle, Raymond Thomas of DeSoto, MO and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and her personal assistant, Renee Sykes of Springfield.
Cremation rites will be accorded by Cremation Services of Central Illinois, Chatham. Committal of her urn will be held at 11am, on October 23, 2014 at St. Mary’s Cemetery, 421 N. Sterling Avenue, West Peoria, IL 61604. Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Hospice, 800 East Carpenter Street, Springfield. IL, 62769.