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Birth:          31 Dec 1951 Royersford, Pa.
Death:          26 Mar 2012 Frederick, Md.

1986 book:
Donna attended Sacred Heart Elementary School in Royersford, Pa. She graduated from St. Pius X High 
School in Pottstown, Pa. Donna attended Kutztown University, Kutztown, Pa. In 1971 she entered the 
Community of the Sisters of St. Joseph. Donna received a B.S. degree in Education from Chestnut Hill 
College, Philadelphia, Pa. She left the community to take a teaching position in Washington, D.C. She 
completed work on her Masters degree in Reading Education in 1981.
Donna is a schoolteacher.
Donna and Jon reside in Frederick, Md.
Source of Information: Carmela DeCarlo, Ann Marie DiGuiseppe
Mrs. Donna DiGuiseppe West 
As originally published on Thursday, March 29 2012
[Frederick News Post]
Mrs. Donna DiGuiseppe West, 60, of Frederick, passed away peacefully on Monday, March 26, 2012.

Born on December 31, 1951 in Royersford, Pennsylvania, she was a daughter of Ann Marie DiGuiseppe of 
Royersford, and the late Mario D. DiGuiseppe.

She touched many lives as a dedicated teacher for over 37 years, most recently in the Frederick County 
School System.

She is survived by her husband of 30 years, John C. West and her children, John T. West of Frederick, MD 
and Julianne West of Sterling, VA. Her siblings, Angela Campion of Annville, PA; Judi Cuffney of Honeoye 
Falls, NY; Mario DiGuiseppe of Corydon, IN; Annmarie Tefft of Collegeville, PA; and Thomas DiGuiseppe of 
Bechtelsville, PA.

At the family’s request, there will be no viewing. The family will receive friends on Saturday, March 31, 
where a Memorial Mass will begin at 10 AM, at St. Joseph’s on Carrollton Manor, 5843 Manor Woods Rd., 
Adamstown, with Father Lawrence Frasier officiating.

There will be a reception following the mass at Brook Hill United Methodist Church from 11:30 AM to 2 PM.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Donna West’s memory to the Frederick 
Memorial Hospital Regional Cancer Therapy Center, 501 W. Seventh St., Frederick, MD 21701.

Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Frederick and Stauffer Crematory, Inc.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at
awt Diguiseppe2

DIGUISEPPE Mario Donato (3 Sep 1926 - 11 Mar 2010)
ZAPPONE Anna Marie ()

DIGUISEPPE Angela Marie ()
DIGUISEPPE Donna Louise (31 Dec 1951 - 26 Mar 2012)
DIGUISEPPE Judith Anne ()
DIGUISEPPE Mario Albert ()
DIGUISEPPE Annmarie ()
DIGUISEPPE Maryrose (2 Apr 1964 - 9 Jun 1964)
DIGUISEPPE Thomas Liberatore ()

Marriage To WEST John Charles () Notes Children by WEST John Charles
WEST John Thomas () WEST Julianne ()
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