Cover photo for Donna Rude's Obituary
Donna Rude Profile Photo

Donna Rude

September 7, 1946 — November 22, 2020

Donna Rude

74 year old, Donna Rude, of Fair Oaks, passed away November 22, 2020 with her loving family around her.

Donna was born in Pontiac, Illinois to Rollin and Isabella (Franz) Mason on September 7, 1946. Donna married the love of her life Walter A. Rude on September 10, 1966 at the DeMotte United Methodist Church. Donna was a registered nurse.  She liked to crochet when at home.

Donna is survived by her children: Tracey (Ray) Rushnok, Travis (Norma) Rude, 6 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild and one on the way. She is also survived by her siblings: Ben Mason, Jim (Janice) Mason, Sheri Bell, Patsy (Dave) Jones, Janis Holm-Hansen, Diane Roll, and Darla Drees and many nieces and nephews.

Donna was preceded in death by her husband: Walter, parents: Rollin & Isabella, 3 infant daughters, siblings: Carol Mathis, Janet Herre, and Ralph Mason.

Friends are invited to visit with the family on Friday, November 27, 2020 from 3:00 until 7:00 p.m. at the Boersma Funeral Home, 90 E. Grove St., Wheatfield, Indiana. Services for Donna will take place at the funeral home on Saturday, November 28, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Bill Taylor officiating. Interment will follow at the Fair Oaks Cemetery.

Due to Covid 19 restrictions we respectfully ask that you follow all government mandates. Only 50 people will be allowed inside at any one time and must follow rules of social distancing. Please limit visits to 5 minutes or less, unless time permits.

If you have been COVID-19 tested positive or exposed in the last 14 days, please refrain from attending.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, masks and social distancing will be required.

To order memorial trees in memory of Donna Rude, please visit our tree store.

Past Services


Friday, November 27, 2020

3:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Saturday, November 28, 2020

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 17

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree

Send a Card

Send a Card