Ronald Donnan, 74 of Taylorville passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017 at 2:04 a.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born on April 7, 1943 in Lincoln, IL the Son of Elmer Oliver and Leola Allegra (Ballinger) Donnan. He married Bonnie Thompson on August 31, 1962 in Decatur, IL. He was the owner and operator of RL Donnan Trucking in Taylorville and a member of the Midwest Truckers Association.

Surviving are his Wife: Bonnie Donnan of Taylorville, IL; Son: Chuck (Terri) Donnan of Taylorville, IL; Dustin Donnan of Taylorville, IL; Daughter: JoEllen (Bill) Duncan of South Bend, IN; Grandchildren: Amanda St. John of Mishawaka, IN, Christopher Duncan of South Bend, IN, Desiree Hooten of Mishawaka, IN, Blake, Valerie, Meghan and Carter Donnan all of Taylorville; Great-Grandchildren: Chase St. John, Alexander Roca, Issabella Roca; Sisters: Patsy (Gene) Cowgur of Mt. Paulaski, IL; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. He was preceded in death by his Parents.

It was Ron’s wishes to be cremated. Visitation will be held on Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville and there will be a graveside service at Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville, IL at a later date.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society P.O. Box 22718 Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718


Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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